Showbiz Stars remarks on Pakistani Netflix version
Fawad Chaudhry said in a statement issued on Twitter that Pakistan’s first OTT is going to be launched, (in the style of Netflix) the technology issue has been solved. He also said that PEMRA has been asked to prepare guideline on the material, as soon as PEMRA’s guideline is received we will ask private companies to join us and start OTT service.
We at @MinistryofST are all set to launch Pakistan’s first OTT Tv (Pak version of #Netflix) Technology part is complete have asked PEMRA to prepare a guideline on content and we will be all set to launch in PPP mode, it ll be just another humble contribution..
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) October 23, 2020
In this regard, Many celebrities of Pakistan showbiz industry has expressed their feelings that they are very happy.
This is such a great news! Thank you @fawadchaudhry and @MinistryofST for this much needed initiative. It will open doors of opportunities for many many talented people and eventually help Pakistan reach a truly global audience. Insha Allah 🇵🇰 https://t.co/d8vKJmCmEW
— Humayun Saeed (@iamhumayunsaeed) October 23, 2020
Actor Humayun Saeed tweet that “this is great news, thank you very much Fawad Chaudhry and the Ministry of Science and Technology for this great initiative”
— Hareem Farooq (@FarooqHareem) October 23, 2020
Actress Hareem Farooq welcomed the launch of Netflix-style online video streaming site in Pakistan.
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) October 23, 2020
Singer Ali Zafar expressed happiness over the news and termed the move as the best.