In Might 2020, UK’s Communication Regulator which kind of works as a media watchdog fined Islamic Preacher Zakir Naik’s Peace TV. The high-quality was for broadcasting “hate speech” and “extremely offensive” content material within the nation. Workplace of communication additionally known as OfCom fined licence holders of Peace TV Urdu 200,000 kilos and Peace TV 100,000 kilos for breaking its broadcasting guidelines.
The Identical regulator, has now fined an Indian “information channel” Republic TV for 20,000 Euros for related offence. For Hate Speech and Offecinve and Derogatory remarks. It speaks quantity concerning the situation of media in our nation when an Indian mainstream information channel that claims to be no.1 in Each Hindi and English language class, is stored in identical rank as Zakir Naik’s peace TV by regulator of different nation. If that is what our No. 1 mainstream information channel is, we will all guage what the quantity 2’s and Quantity 3’s should be doing.
Nicely, however what triggered the motion taken by UK Media regulator towards Republic TV? And How did the channel reply, let’s discuss that.
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