Senate body for spreading awareness about importance of right to vote

ISLAMABAD: Senate Standing Committee on Interior has directed the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority to formulate a joint strategy in collaboration with Election Commission to create awareness among the public about the importance of exercising right to vote.

At its meeting in Islamabad, the committee directed media to start awareness about the measures to be taken to stop rigging.

It said PTV should make packages and distribute among private channels through PEMRA.

The committee sought in camera briefing from ECP in the next meeting.