September 24, 2020

PTA Asks TikTok to Block Indecent/Immoral Content

Islamabad (September 24, 2020) Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has asked TikTok platform to immediately block vulgar, indecent, immoral, nude content for viewership in Pakistan.

PTA has done so keeping in view the negative effects of indecent/immoral/nude content available on the platform.

PTA has approached TikTok to immediately ensure blocking of objectionable content and to prevent the usage of its platform for disseminating illegal content.  In addition, the platform has been directed to put in place an effective content monitoring and moderation mechanism to proactively remove indecent/immoral content failing which necessary action will be taken under the law.


Khurram Ali Mehran

(Director PR)