Pemra Ban Dramas ”Ishqiya” and ”Pyar Ke Sadqay” for being against Social and Religious Values

The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has imposed a ban on the repeat telecast of ARY Digital’s drama serial Ishqiya and HUM TV’s drama serial Pyar Ke Sadqay, saying the action was being taken over the productions carrying content that went against social and religious values.

According to a notification issued by the authority, the action was taken under Section 27 of the Pemra ordinance. The notification added that the two drama serials could also not be aired on ARY Zindagi and HUM Sitaray.

The statement further said that in light of complaints that have been received by the authority against ARY Digital’s drama serial Jalan, Pemra would be reviewing its content and will decide any future course of action once the review is completed.