Breaking News Pakistan: Federal Minister Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan meet the electronic media in Lahore. She said that electronic media had turned into an industry in Pakistan.
She also said there is no limit on the freedom of press in Pakistan. She said that cable operators were backbone of media as she knew that public had rights to access to information.
She said that Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) being a regulatory authority should be a watchdog on the Information Ministry affairs instead of becoming its subordinate institution. The PEMRA should be full authority to stop any channel so that government should not be blamed in case of the channel is closed. —APP