ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Press Council s Teeth Pulled Out

Press Council's Teeth Pulled Out ? Nireekshak THE budget session of Parliament ended without the promised bill to reform the Press Council being brought forward. The life of the present Council, already extended twice, will expire in December 1975. It is very unlikely that the proposed bill will be passed and a new Council created before then. The report of the informal committe op MPs Is the only progress in the direction of reforming the Council. But the committee's recommendations make a mockery of the principle of self-regulation which is suppossed to underlie the fun Honing of the Council.

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