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Vasay Chaudhry is dropping truth bombs about PTV and Ertuğrul




Vasay Chaudhry mentioned that  The recognition of Turkish content material Ertuğrul in Pakistan has as soon as once more triggered a debate over its impression on the native leisure business PTV, leaving some inspired by the competitors and others irked.

The most recent individual to leap into the controversy is writer-actor Vasay Chaudhry. He referred to an earlier argument between Federal Minister for Science and Expertise, Fawad Chaudhry and Chairman Standing Committee on Data Broadcasting and Heritage Faisal Javed Khan.

Vasay Chaudhry is dropping truth bombs about PTV and 'Ertuğrul'

Only for the document Faisal Sb, we now have been protesting in opposition to Indian dramas being aired in Pakistan because the final 10 years or extra,” the Jawani Phir Nahi Ani actor wrote. “Again then Twitter or social media and all wasn’t that influential however that doesn’t imply that the protest or reactions by no means occurred.”

He went on so as to add, “Ertuğrul is a really entertaining collection,.I actually have seen greater than 200 eps. The difficulty isn’t with the play, the problem is with PTV and the legal guidelines associated to the leisure enterprise. You recognize it, so let’s attempt to resolve that slightly than making it about simply Ertuğrul.”

Khan replied in settlement saying, “Sure, expensive brother! First, we have to convey the viewers again on PTV as individuals had forgotten this channel attributable to poor content material and high quality.”

“Substance, content material, high quality get you viewers. Like all different establishments, Our predecessors ruined PTV as effectivelyPTV should revive itself now. I additionally agree with you relating to legal guidelines and reforms,” Khan concluded.

The backstory

Earlier on Twitter, Fawad, who beforehand held the portfolio of Info Ministry questioned PTV’s resolution to accumulate Dirilis: Ertuğrul. 

Shocked on PTV Dwelling Official taking pleasure in different nations productions,” he stated in a tweet. “You guys should give attention to Pakistani productions in any other case overseas dramas will spoil them [local productions].

“It’s all the time low cost to import overseas dramas however it will have devastating long run results on our programming,” he added.

After Fawad’s tweets,  Khan shared his two cents on the matter and justified the choice to air Turkish content material.

“Such nice productions like Ertuğrul will assist our business,” Khan wrote. “We should always present some wonderful work that has already been produced – presenting Islamic historical past, tradition, religion. Additionally, this needs to be bilateral – exporting our content material overseas. It’s a win-win commerce.”

He additionally added, “Additionally, we have to work on our substance/content material.” Speaking about our drama business, Khan wrote, “Our drama business is likely one of the greatest on the earth when it comes to expertise, productions, route and so on. With nice substance, we are able to penetrate main markets throughout the globe.”

The senator additionally talked about how nobody batted an eye fixed when Indian content material was being aired within the nation.

Want we had reacted when garbage Indian content material (low customary dramas, movies, songs) was aired throughout our television channels, cinema and radio,” he stated. “Our personal individuals promoted Video games of Thrones right here. Why ought to we object Ertuğrul sort content material? Even PTV used to air good English movies.”

Hassan Zia is an accomplished News writer & working journalist in the industry for over 5 years. At Pakistan print media he established his skills in writing and publishing multiple news stories of daily reporting beats ranging from crime, drama, business, entertainment. An activist at heart Zia believes in sensitizing audiences on issues of social justice and equality. Using powerful technique of storytelling on humanistic themes: women, children, labor, peace & diversity etc. his work underpins the causes he’s concerned about. Besides being known for his activism and community work Zia is also associated with renowned universities as a visiting faculty member for over 3 years now. His academic background is a Masters in Mass in Communication.