As PEMRA Hands Out A 5 Day Notice Against Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi, We Want To Know Why, And IF We Get to View Successive Episodes?
Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahin, currently airing on TV One and PTV has been been issued a notice, yes, we are all letting that one sink in till we know more.
What PEMRA has to say
According to PEMRA, the drama shows content which is not under the likeliness of the PEMRA Code of Conduct. They have given the channel five days to review their content before airing.
OKAY, says Twitter, but Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi depicts a narrative that highlights social issues in our society
Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi touches sensitive topics and sheds light on the ugly realities of the world.
What Twitter has to say?
Without any hesitation, the audience came in support and defence for the play. Here’s what they have to say
And then this tweet makes a very good case to question – what’s up with PEMRA anyway?
What we can do?
Eventually, the audience will decide by giving up on shows that are offensive towards their sensitivities. PEMRA you need to lay off this one. Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi is one prize-winning show and we’re not letting go that easily!