New Delhi: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has restored online content platform TikTok services while ensuring to “control indecent and immoral” content.
“The company assured that the users who are continuously involved in uploading unlawful content will be blocked from using the platform,” PTA stated in a tweet.
PTA stated that keeping the assurances in the viewpoint, it decided to resume the services and lift band on TikTiok.
Although the authority has made it clear that the content on the platform will be monitored to ensure that “unlawful content contrary to Pakistan’s law and societal values is not disseminated.”
TikTok was banned in Pakistan in July this year. PTA has been in communications with the management of TikTok after imposing the ban.
The uplifting of the ban from the entertainment platform comes as a result of “continuous engagement, senior management of the platform assured PTA of its commitment to take necessary measures to control unlawful content in accordance with local laws and societal norms,” stated PTA.