ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for Information and Broadcasting Mohsin Shah Nawaz Ranjah on Thursday informed the National Assembly that Radio Pakistan provides information to the listeners on social, economic, cultural, educational and religious issues in programs.
Replying to a question he said Radio Pakistan was broadcasting programs almost in 33 regional languages.
He said the total income of the organization from various sources and expenditures for the financial year 2013-2014 had been estimated Rs. 3,718,877,000.
Replying to another question Mohsin Shah Nawaz said Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) takes action against TV channels those violating rules.
He said that in this regard PEMRA had issued notices to various TV channels besides imposing fine but they took stay from the court.
He said that fine could not be implemented due to the matter being sub-judice.