The government has finalised the draft of a policy that will make it mandatory for print newspapers, TV and radio stations to register their online versions. The Ministry of Information will gather opinions of both officials and general people on the ‘National Online Mass Media Policy-2015’ until Aug 12.
This policy would be finalised after discussions with the editors of major print and electronic media, said Information Secretary Martuza Ahmed.
“We want to bring the online ones in order.
“Along with the current online newspapers, the online versions of the print newspapers, TV and radio stations will come under the mandatory registration policy,” he told bdnews24.com on Monday, agencies report.