Blasphemy and terror case filed against the owner of Geo and Jung group
Islamabad police on Geo TV channel to broadcast the controversial program file booked case against owner Mir Shakil ur Rehman, Shaista Lodhi host program and its participants actress Veena Malik and her husband Asad Bashir Khan under the act of Blasphemy and terror.
Margalla police station police officer ASP Rana Abdul Aziz told the Penal Code Section 295 A, 295 C, 298 A plus Anti-Terrorism Act has been registered under Section Seven.
According to him, police was ordered to file the case by the order of local court’s Additional Session Judge Islamabad Raja Mohammad Jahangir Arshad Mahmood Butt at the request of a citizen.
After the program aired, religious organizations, activist’s protest in front of the office of PEMRA in Islamabad has also demanded the closure of Geo.
Pakistan Electronic Media Authority alleged that the controversial program to air entertainment channel Geo Group has issued show-cause notice.
The owner of the Jang Group of Pakistan channel Geo Media House says’ Uttho Jago Pakistan, the program host Dr. Shaista Lodhi as non-deliberate mistake has been made. The company was also apologized for this incident.