Strikes only option if Geo not restored on cable: Pak media persons

December 11th, 2007 - 9:42 pm ICT by admin  

Lahore, Dec 11 (ANI): Continuing their protest for the 37 th consecutive day, Punjab Union of Journalists (PUJ) of Pakistan today said that they would take out rallies across the country if Geo TVs transmission was not restored on cable network.

Expressing their solidarity a large number of journalists from print as well as electronic media, and people of various walks of life visited the hunger strike camp set up by the PUJ here at the Lahore Press Club.

The people have been deprived of news with the suspension of Geo TVs channels, The News quoted a visitor, as saying.

The protestors said thousands of journalists and their families are being pushed towards economic degradation through persistence of ban on Geos transmission on cable TV. (ANI)

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