Pakistan Bans Illegal Indian TV Shows

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Pakistan Bans Illegal Indian TV Shows
A still from Naagin

According to a report in DNA, Pakistan has apparently decided to ban all Indian films in the country, amid recent tension with India. Furthermore, Pakistan's media regulatory board has also asked its local TV networks to stop airing illegal Indian shows in the country.

PEMRA, the regulatory board said in a statement, “The complaints have shown serious concerns on this issue (illegal Indian contents) in the wake of current situation between India and Pakistan. Complaints have urged PEMRA to impose immediate ban on broadcast and distribution of illegal Indian channels and illegal Indian DTH.”

The report said that now with the regulation on Indian TV shows in Pakistan, popular shows such as Naagin 2, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai or Kumkum Bhagya won’t apparently be aired in the country.