Appeal accepted: Rathore reinstated as PEMRA head

Two-judge bench accepts govt’s appeal against IHC verdict to suspend acting chairman of media regulatory body


Our Correspondent August 12, 2014

ISLAMABAD: Setting aside Islamabad High Court’s (IHC) July 15 verdict, the Supreme Court has reinstated Pervez Rathore as Pemra’s acting chairman and Kamaluddin Tipu as its member. The two-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk has accepted the government’s appeal against IHC verdict to suspend acting chairman of the media regulatory body.

Published in The Express Tribune, August 12th,2014.