"It is informed that under the Electronic Media (Programmes and Advertisements) Code of Conduct 2015, live coverage of any security operation is prohibited," the PEMRA said in a written statement.
"Therefore, all the satellite TV channel licensees are directed to exhibit utmost sensitivity on the matter and comply with Clause 8(8) of Electronic Media (Programmes and Advertisements) Code of Conduct 2015, in letter and spirit and refrain from live coverage of the ongoing operation at Faiz-e-abad, Islamabad," it added.
PEMRA has also directed law enforcement agencies to make strict security arrangements for staff present in different media outlets across country.
As per the reports, one police officer has died after sustaining head injuries while dealing with the protesters in Islamabad. (ANI)