ISLAMABAD: The federal government and army have taken notice of threats made to PEMRA Chairman Absar Alam and employees assuring him of full support.
They have promised that strict action will be taken against those who are creating hurdles in establishing the writ of the regulatory authority.
Mr Alam shared this information during the Regional General Managers (RGM) conference held at the PEMRA headquarters here on Thursday, said a press release.
“This is a welcome step and investigations are already underway,” he told the meeting.
The PEMRA chief had addressed a press conference on May 8, 2017 and had revealed about the threats to the employees of the electronic media regulator.
In that press conference, he had also appealed to the Prime Minister, Chief Justice of Pakistan and Chief of Army Staff to provide security to the staff of PEMRA.