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Screening of Color TV Channel Serial ‘Ram Siya Ke Luv-Kush’ banned in Punjab

September 06, 2019 11:05 PM

Nawanshahr: District Magistrate Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, Vinay Bublani has ordered to suspend the screening of a TV Serial ‘Ram Siya Ke Luv-Kush’ being aired on Color TV Channel with immediate effect for a period of one month in Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar District. Sirimilar orders were made by District Magistrates of other districts in stat.

Issuing the prohibition orders late this evening , in exercise of powers conferred by Section 19 of the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act 1995 (Act No. 7 of 1995), District Magistrate said that as per the strong objection to  the content of serial by leaders of some communities, it had become mandatory to stop the screening of above said serial in public interest to maintain communal harmony, law and order in the district.

District Magistrate has directed the cable operators of the district to abide with prohibition orders immediately and suspend the screening of the particular serial for a period of one month in the district.

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