Dr Asim hails PEMRA chief statement

By Staff Reporter

KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain has congratulated the Chairman PEMRA Absar Alam on his daring statement about some TV channels. According to a statement issued by spokesman of Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister, has expressed his pleasure that after a long time PEMRA Chairman has taken cognizance of the high handedness of some channels. He was commenting on the statement of Absar Alam in Faisalabad in which he had said that some private TV channels are flagrantly violating the code of conduct, unanimously prepared by the channel owners and the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority. He said Pemra had become helpless because it could not fully check vulgarity, being spread by a few Pakistani TV channels. The govt had given full liberty to the channels but according to a world report, some channels was misusing the facility.