Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, Karachi Region, Government of Pakistan has issued the official Notification letter in connection with Launching of PTV TELE School Channel.
Please find enclosed a letter bearing No. MD.Cable/2020/1310, dated 08.04.2020 on the captioned subject received from Pakistan Television Corporation.
In wake of the current Corona Pandemic and subsequent closure of Schools & Colleges, PTV is in the process of launching a new education channel “TELE SCHOOL” in collaboration with Ministry of Higher Education & Professional Training. The test transmission of the same has started on the following parameters:-
- Satellite: PakSat-IR
- Orbital Position: 38 E
- Down-link Frequency: 4052 MHz
- Down-link Polarity: Vertical
- Symbol Rate: 5185 KSPS
- FEC: 3/4
Under Regulation 8(7) & (8) of PEMRA (Distribution Service Operations) Regulations, 2011, Distribution Services Licensees are bound to carry the compulsory / basic channels in the similar category / genre.
In view of the above All Cable TV Operators are hereby directed to ensure the transmission / relaying of PTV Tele School channel in premium / first bouquets in accordance with the above referred provision of PEMRA law, For further query on the subjected, please contact Mr. Yaseen Malik (0300-2103736) focal person of PTVCL, Karachi.