Renowned writer and columnist Attaul Haq Qasmi tendered his resignation from the post of Chairman Pakistan Television Corporation Limited (PTV). Qasmi sent his resignation to secretary inform
PTV current affairs director sacked after allegations of harassment, misuse of authority
PTV World was (re)launched in 2013 and since then the channel has faced incurring losses of more than Rs. 350 million. Due to such unignorable numbers, the government is planning to shut down PTV World, as other option, it is being planned to merge it with other state-run networks or TV channels.