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Draft of broadcast law posted on website for opinion
Observer Online Report
Published :Wednesday, 20 April, 2016,  Time : 10:01 PM  View Count : 3
A draft of the Broadcast Act-2016 has been posted on website inviting public opinion.

According to the draft, three-month fail as highest punishment and Tk 5 lakh or both have been proposed for violating the rules.

A 43-member committee prepared the draft in line with the recommendations of the National Broadcasting Policy-2014.

Golam Rahman, a former professor of Journalism Department at Dhaka University headed the committee.

The information ministry posted the draft on its website to take public opinion.


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