PEMRA Postpones Deadline for Cable Operators To Go Digital

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has postponed the deadline of 30th May, 2016 for the shifting of Satellite TV channels from analogue networks to digital networks.

A copy of the decision is available with ProPakistani which states that a series of meetings were held to review road map for cable TV digitization on 27th and 28th May 2016 at the PEMRA Headquarters.

After deliberation with Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA) and Cable Operators of Karachi, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Quetta, Hyderabad, SUKKAR, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Multan & Hassanabdal, PEMRA has agreed to postpone the original deadline.

As of yet, no mention has been made of the new deadline.