A petition has been filed at the Lahore High Court (LHC) to block TikTok through VPNs, proxies in Pakistan.
As being reported, a citizen approached the LHC on Monday seeking directives for the authorities concerned to block the use of TikTok through Virtual Private Networks and proxies.
The filed petition explained that people are still using short video-sharing through VPN and some other proxies, dispite being banned.
It was on October 9, when Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), banned the video-sharing app TikTok in the country on Friday, citing “immoral and indecent” content.
The decission was taking by the authorities in view of “complaints” and the “nature of the content being consistently posted on TikTok”, as PTA issued a “final notice” to the app.