Govt decides to review proposed rules to regulate social media platforms

Statesman Report

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday presided over an important meeting to review the proposed rules to regulate social media platforms.

The meeting was attended by the officials from the Ministry of Information, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Law, PTA and other relevant authorities.

Speaking on the occasion, PM Imran Khan said that the purpose of the law on social media is not to suppress positive opinion or political differences, but the main purpose of bringing the law is the protection of the citizens.

The meeting reviewed reaction to the regulations and its impact on freedom of expression and reaction to the proposed social media rules.