EC directs media organizations to submit details of paid, unpaid political content on weekly basis
ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission has directed all broadcasters and newspapers to submit their details of paid and unpaid political content containing names,symbols or photographs of candidates or leaders of political parties on weekly basis.
The Commission has notified that these details must include duration,timing and frequency of such content along with tariffs charged by the broadcasters and newspapers.
The media organizations are also directed to submit details of payments and contributions received or due from political parties or any other person pertaining to advertisement campaigns.
The Commission has decided to maintain comprehensive data on expenses incurred in political advertisement campaigns.