Pakistan bans broadcast of all Indian TV channels from October 15
New Delhi : A couple of days after Indian bodies banned Pakistani artists in Bollywood, Pakistan has now come up with a ban on the broadcast of all Indian television channels in the country.
The ban on Indian TV channels will be effective from October 15 and a strict action will be initiated against those who do not follow the guidelines.
News Agency ANI confirmed that Pakistan authorities have taken up the decision of banning all Indian channels nationwide.
# Ban on broadcast of all Indian TV Channels in Pakistan from October 15, 2016.
# "PEMRA has warned that strict action would be taken according to law after October 15 if TV channels and distribution networks failed to follow the directions."
# Following current Indo-Pak situation the decision has been taken by the authorities.
# The decision emerged on Saturday, a day after Pakistan’s theater owners decided to withdraw and ban screening of Indian movies until bilateral tensions between two countries subside.
# On Thursday, the Indian Motion Picture Producers’ Association (IMPPA) had announced a ban on all Pakistani artists in India.
# Couple of days back Pakistani star Fawad Khan had returned his nation after facing threat from Maharashtra Navnirman ShivSena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray.
# Latest movie MS Dhoni failed to release in theatres in Pakistan due to ban.