Islamabad, August 02: The Pakistan information ministry has clarified that no licence has been given to any Indian TV channel or Indian content channels to broadcast in country.

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan Monday informed the National Assembly said the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has not issued any license to Indian or Indian content channels.

At present, 23 private entertainment satellite TV channels are telecasting Indian programmes, Associated Press of Pakistan quoted her as saying.

She said that 10 percent foreign content is allowed to all private TV channels under the provision of terms and conditions of the license.