About Us

Press Information Department is the principal department of Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage headed by Principal Information officer (PIO). PID is working since 1947 with the mission to establish an authentic source for timely dissemination of information to people through all forms of media.

PID carries out its operation round the clock through a proper mechanism of media projection, monitoring and feedback. It aims to publicize the government policies and also to apprise the Government about the impact of its policies.


  • Media Coverage
  • Feedback Services
  • Media Facilitation & co-ordination
  • Release of public sector advertisement
  • Research & reference


PID has it’s headquarter in Islamabad with following regional and sub-regional offices:

  • Lahore
  • Peshawar
  • Quetta
  • Karachi
  • Hyderabad
  • Faisalabad
  • Multan
  • Gawadar

Sub Offices

  • Gilgit
  • Skardu
  • Chilas
  • D.I Khan
  • Larkana