Union Minister U Maung Maung Ohn Holds Media Forum with Mandalay University Students

Union Minister for Information U Maung Maung Ohn participated in a forum on the “Prevention of Toxic Media” forum and “State Building and Media Role” with the students of universities and colleges in Mandalay at Yadanabon Hall on 8 February.

          During the event, the Union Minister said the following points;

  • Some media outlets intentionally create situations to put the country in serious trouble. If they learn to use the right information properly, it will be very beneficial for their daily social life, avoiding fake news after identification.
  • In reading some news, it should not be based on emotion but should be considered properly. Only the emotion can cause delusion.
  • Today, some youths in Myanmar have been doing wrongful practices because of their misconceptions. So, young people are required to take part in doing tasks for stability and state-building in unity.

Mandalay Region Chief Minister U Myo Aung talked about:

  • It is necessary to strengthen the media sector because the role of media as the fourth pillar that controls the other three pillars – legislative, executive, and judiciary.
  • It is necessary to read and recognize true news only and avoid false news as poison.

It was attended by Mandalay Region Chief Minister U Myo Aung, ministers of region government, departmental heads, rectors, pro-rectors and faculty members of 12 universities and colleges, and students. It is reported.

Source: Global New Light of Myanmar (9-2-2024)

 

  • Some media outlets intentionally create situations to put the country in serious trouble. In reading some news, it should not be based on emotion but should be considered properly. Some youths in Myanmar have been doing wrongful practices because of their misconceptions.
  • It is necessary to read and recognize true news only and avoid false news as poison.

 

 

engdate: 
Friday, February 9, 2024 - 16:15
month: 
February, 2024