Pakistan is all set to launch its local version of Netflix, OTT Tv, announced Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Friday.
Taking it to social media, In a tweet said that “We at the Ministry of Science and Technology are all set to launch Pakistan’s first OTT television (Pakistani version of Netflix). The technology part is complete and we have asked PEMRA to prepare a guideline on content”.
“We will be all set to launch in PPP (Public-Private Partnership) mode, it will be just another humble contribution”, he added.
We at @MinistryofST are all set to launch Pakistan’s first OTT Tv (Pak version of #Netflix) Technology part is complete have asked PEMRA to prepare a guideline on content and we will be all set to launch in PPP mode, it ll be just another humble contribution..— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) October 23, 2020
An over-the-top (OTT) media service is a streaming media service offered directly to viewers via the Internet. It is the latest technology trend being followed worldwide for providing entertainment services that bypasses cable, broadcast, and satellite television platforms.