Category: PTA

PTA Asks TikTok to Immediately Remove Objectionable Content

PTA Asks TikTok to Immediately Remove Objectionable Content

PTA has approached TikTok to immediately ensure blocking of objectionable content and to prevent the usage of its platform for disseminating illegal content. PTA has asked TikTok platform to block vulgar, indecent, immoral, nude content for viewership in Pakistan. PTA has done so keeping in view the negative effects of indecent/immoral/nude content available on the…

PTA Asks TikTok to Block Vulgar, Indecent, Immoral Content

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has asked TikToK to block the vulgar, indecent and immoral content for viewership in Pakistan. Keeping in view the growing concerns in the society with respect to content on the platform, Chairman PTA had an online meeting with senior management of TikTok. While acknowledging the recent efforts of the Platform for…

PTA Asks YouTube Block Nude, Vulgar, Hate Speech Content

PTA (Pakistan Telecom Authority) has asked video-sharing platform YouTube to immediately block vulgar, indecent, immoral, nude and hate speech content for viewing in Pakistan. PTA has done so keeping in view the extremely negative effects of indecent/immoral/nude content available on YouTube and to prevent repugnant discord due to the presence of hate speech and sectarian…

PTA Unban PubG Meeting with Proxima Beta (PB)

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has issued the public released on 30th July, 2020 regarding PTA unban PubG after meeting with Proxima Beta (PB). A meeting was held between PTA and legal representatives of Proxima Beta Pte Ltd (PB). Proxima Beta (PB) representatives briefed the Authority on response to queries raised by PTA with respect to controls…

Social Media and Internet Users to Avoid Uploading/Sharing Unlawful Content

PTA (Pakistan Telecommunication Authority) has issued the public notice to grab the attentions of social media and internet users to avoid¬† uploading/sharing unlawful content. Read More: How Do I Complain About a Fake Call To PTA Propagating unlawful / contemptuous content on internet / social media / instant messaging applications etc. is an offence and…

PTA Warns the illegal Internet Service Providers

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has issued the public notice on 22nd July, 2020 in connection with PTA Warns the illegal Internet Service Providers without having license. PTA warns all the illegal internet service providers to stop provisioning of internet services without a valid license. Only valid PTA licensees are authorized to provide internet services. In case,…

PTA Issues Final Warning To TikTok and Block Bigo App

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has announced the latest press release on 20th July, 2020 regarding PTA Issues Final Warning To TikTok and Block Bigo App. Number of complaints had been received from different segments of the society against immoral, obscene and vulgar content on social media applications particularly Tik Tok and Bigo, and their extremely negative…