Pakistan News Karachi: Cable Operators Stopped Strike > Cable Operators Start Strike against Geo in Karachi on Saturday for 24 hours, Now the Chairmen of the Cable operators said they are stopped the strike against Geo.
The Cable Operators Association (CAP) has halted airing transmission of all the private TV channels including ‘Geo News’ across the country for 24-hour from 12:00 pm Saturday in protest against the raids carried out by Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra), Geo News reported.
The transmission of the channels has been halted in Faisalabad, Chinoit, Mian Channu, Quetta, Sukkur surrounding areas. In Lahore it is Gawalmandi and Chongi Amarsadhu areas; F-11 area of federal capital Islamabad; Sadiqabad area of Rawalpindi; Geo transmission is partially halted in Hasht Nagri, Qissakhuwani, University road, Karimpura and others of Peshawar; Abbottabad and Panddadan; in Bhalia only Geo transmission is halted. Transmission is also stopped in numerous different areas.
Khalid Arain has also warned that after 48 hours position of all the channels would be changed. Also, the association threatened to extend duration of strike if the seized equipments were not returned soon.