PTA Officially Notifies ISPs for Opening-up of YouTube in Pakistan

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has officially directed Internet Service Providers to open access to YouTube in Pakistan.

After YouTube announced a localized version and blocked access of blasphemous content in Pakistan, PTA today directed Pakistani ISPs to allow users access to YouTube.

With this move, a three and half year ban on YouTube has been finally lifted.

Internet Service Providers are in process of opening-up the YouTube for their users. PTCL has announced “Opening-up of YouTube” on its Facebook page as following:


Below is the PTA’s letter that is sent to ISPs to restore YouTube in Pakistan:


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