Entertainment industry is waiting for your support: Shaan Shahid tells PM
ISLAMABAD: Film star Shaan Shahid has appealed to Prime Minister Imran Khan to separate culture from information ministry in a bid to revive fortunes of the country’s entertainment industry.
Shahid, who has been a staunch supporter of Imran Khan and his party, took to Twitter on Wednesday to draw the prime minister’s attention towards the plight of the showbiz industry.
“Dear PM @ImranKhanPTI let our films and music be a part of the exports. we won’t let you down sir the entertainment industry is waiting for your support. Pls separate culture from information so culture can thrive,” the actor tweeted.
He also lamented that there was no cultural development over the last one year.
“No cultural development in 1 yr is enough to justify my point. I have the policy ..Thankyou for your amazing ideas and support .. will add them,” he added.
He also called for the removal of PTV, national arts council and other non-active bodies.
“Dear PM @ImranKhanPTI #PTV #pnca #nationalartscouncil and all the non active bodies need to go .. it needs new visionary leadership and our cultural greats from tv, film ,music to join hands and build it . Plsbring it out from the clutches of artistic bureaucracy .help us help Pakistan.”