How can fake news be considered a media right? Fawad Chaudhry

Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has said that it is possible to declare blackmail as one’s right and advertise it only in Pakistan.

He asked how fake news can be considered as the right of media set.

In a statement issued on social media, Fawad Chaudhry said that how can fake news be considered as the right of media set? The current media model does not protect the common man, the poor media worker and the public interest.

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He said that it was possible to declare blackmail as one’s right and advertise it only in Pakistan.

The Federal Minister said that the right of recourse to media tribunals and the provision of fines on fake news, every change in the proposed law has been approved, it is our duty to give the right of legal redressal to the poor media workers.