Moharram, which marks the beginning of the Islamic yr, will start on Wednesday, September 12 with Ashura falling on September 21.
The holy month has nice significance in Islam. For its half, the Pakistan Digital Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) retains a particular test on the content material proven on tv in the course of the auspicious month.
The regulatory physique has launched particular directions for the observance of the sanctity of the Moharram ul Haram.
The discover addresses all satellite tv for pc TV channels, all FM radio stations and distribution service licensors.
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PEMRA has suggested all of the licensees to adjust to the Digital Media (Programmes and Ads) Code of Conduct 2015, and chorus from violating insurance policies.
There ought to be no violation of the basic rules together with the ideology of Pakistan and Islamic values, derogatory remarks for bashing totally different sects and religions, abusive feedback, glamorize or justify violence in any approach, the notification learn.
The content material have to be aired whereas conserving in thoughts spiritual tolerance and concord in order that it doesn’t incite any hatred or bias. There ought to be the promotion of the interfaith concord and no act of violence to be justified within the identify of faith.
No worker together with the anchors and company ought to be allowed hate speech, anti-Islam or anti-Pakistan feedback. Labelling any sect as Kaafirs or any some other type of hate speech is banned and if a visitor violates the foundations, it’s the responsibility of channel staff to cease the visitor from making such remarks.
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