PEMRA begins ban on illegal Indian channels

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


The Pakistan media regulator, PEMRA (Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority) has announced a ban on illegal Indian television channels in Pakistan.

ARY News reports that a decision was taken today after a meeting between Chairman Pemra Absar Alam and Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif. The crackdown begins on 15th October.

Sources have said that the authority is trying to put into effect a DTH licensing scheme in Pakistan.

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