Ujjain : Principal Secretary, Public Relations, SK Mishra on Saturday held meeting with the media fraternity to review the coverage preparations of Simhastha mela and listened to suggestions of Simhastha mela. Before the meeting the PS visited different media centers and coverage point located at Ramghat.
The government is constructing a media center on Kartik Mela ground which was also visited by the officer. Two media centers of print and media at Rano Ji Ki Chhatri were also given an inspection. During the meeting held with fraternity voices of dissent over coverage arrangements, ill planning, and facilities were raised by the media, to which Mishra answered in single line-every possible service will be provided to media for Simhastha coverage. While the media men accused the government of neglecting them the officer said the suggestions will be implemented, but in bounds.
Mishra said infrastructure will be provided to both print and electronic media for regular and speedy coverage. Mishra praised the media for fruitful coverage of Simhastha mela. Commissioner, Public Relations Anupam Rajan also thanked the present for positive and meaning full coverage. He said suggestions on press passes, dedicated routes, transportation and other will be implemented soon. Simhastha Nodal Officer Mangla Prasad Mishra, Additional Secretary Anil Mathur, Additional Director Devendra Joshi, Deputy Director Pankaj Mittal, Press Club president Vishal Singh Hada and president Simhastha media sub-committee Nirukt Bhargava were present.