Pemra back in Cabinet Division
ISLAMABAD (March 13 2008): The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra), the regulating authority for television and radio, is back in the Cabinet Division. Cabinet Division issued the notification on Tuesday placing Pemra in the jurisdiction of Cabinet Secretariat, taking it away from Information Ministry.
The notification was signed by Joint Secretary Amjad Mahmood. Journalists had been demanding that Pemra should be returned from the Information and Broadcasting Division to the original jurisdiction of Cabinet Division.
Source: Business Recorder