House panel tells government to implement clean feed policy by October 23

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, SEPTEMBER 21

The has directed the government to implement the clean feed within October 23. A meeting held today at the parliament has conveyed such direction to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology ().

In course of implementing the Advertising Regulating Act 2019 from October 24, the committee has directed the ministry to implement the a day before that. President Bidhya Devi Bhandari had rectified the act on October 24 last year which is coming into effect from October 24 this year. Implementing the for all Nepali channels is supposed to be completed before October 24, however, there has been no progress made in this regard yet.

Thus, the committee has also directed the ministry to form an Advertisement Board before October 23 to implement the act and ensure that the advertisements aired in the television channels in the country are sourced locally.

The committee has also directed the ministry to prepare a report on the number of foreign channels in t


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