Press

The directorate of press is entrusted with the following tasks

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1

Verify /Cross Check the proposed titles of any newspaper/periodicals /news agency with the consultant/approval of Press Registrar, Press Information Department, Government of Pakistan Islamabad and Commissioner Deputy Commissioner for issuance of NOC in this regard.

2

Verify the proposed title of Printing Press with the consolation /approval concerned Commissioner/Deputy Commissioner for issuance of NIC in this regards.

3

Scrutiny of periodicals and then, if require, in case of any objectionable material the same are referred to the Home Department for necessary action.

4

This Directorate also deal Sub –judice Cases in connection with any dispute arises between two newspaper /owners /publishers >Mostly over the issue of title.

5

To maintain record of Printing Press in Province of Sindh.

6

Receive gratis copies of newspaper & periodicals to maintain their recover and Regularity.

7

Issuance of Regularity Certificate to Publisher for purpose of obtaining ABC Certificate from Press Information Department.

8

Letter for inclusion in Central Media List issue to Director /Assistant Director (Advts) Press Information Department, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad. On his request.

9

To maintain Frequency Report of newspaper/periodicals from Interior of Sindh in order to issuance of Regularity Certificate.

10

Issuance of NOC for change of publisher ship t o Commissioner /Deputy Commissioner concerned.

11

Issuance of change of Keeper ship (printing press) to concerned Commissioner /Deputy Commissioner

12

Issuance of NOC for change of periodicity of any publication to the Commissioner /Deputy Commissioner concerned.

13

Issuance of letter to concerned Commissioner/ Deputy Commissioner and Home Department for stopping illegal publication.

Registered List of News Agencies.

Name of News Papers / Periodical in Sindh Province.