Federal Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah while talking to the media on Wednesday revealed that the Government thinking to introduce regulations to control social media.
According to the interior Minister, “there were some things in social media that should be controlled as people’s privacy was being harmed through it”.
In a statement, Interior Minister said that the government would consult journalists and other stakeholders regarding the laws of FIA related to social media, and if it is found that the bill would restrict freedom of expression, the government will withdraw it.
Rana Sanaullah revealed that the government feared that the bill would affect freedom of expression, adding that it has sought guidance from media and journalist bodies.
Earlier A private Media Channel reported that the government had authorized the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to take action against those who intended to spread “rumors and false information against state institutions” on social media.
Remember here one thing, Due to Fake propaganda and Campaigns against Establishment Government decided to Impose regulations on Social Media.