PTV chairman, unbiased administrators appointment declared unlawful

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The appointment of Pakistan Television (PTV) Chairman Arshad Khan and unbiased administrators on the state broadcaster’s board had been declared unlawful on Thursday by the Islamabad High Court.

The verdict was issued by IHC’s Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani in a case towards the appointments made within the PTV.

Furthermore, the court docket declared the appointments of Chief News Anchor for Current Affairs Qatrina Hussain and Managing Director Amir Manzoor as authorized.

The court docket issued orders that Arshad Khan, Rashid Ali Khan and Farmanullah Jan to not be appointed once more within the state broadcaster.

The federal cupboard had authorized the appointment of Arshad Khan as chairman of PTV in 2018.