Indeed media could play vital role for strenghtening democracy and revamping the institutions but unfortunately the faint glimmer of hope also turned as bitter enemy for the democracy.No one can gainsay that in current scenario when media had to rebuild tornished image of our country it failed to identify its role.in simple words we can say it acted as zardariphobic.i think v need a responsible media which can improve our image n bring closer all units of society n hence can lead a misguided nation to path of prosperity n developement. Indeed media is not playing its due role. It has always put forward the one sided and biased stories to malign govt. I am surprised to see when our elected members are disgraced on tv. No doubt they are incompetent but they are still representatives of people. And by the way people have not given these media men (that too from private sector and strange agendas) the power to ask. Moreover, hosts of these talk shows are devoid of basic knowledge. They are incompetent and oblivious from facts and figures regrading the issue. They know how to insult people. I never learned anything from these talk shows. Honestly speaking i learned more from international channels like ALjazeera about pakistan than these domestic channels.
They are doing nothing more than a business. They are opportunists and exploiters. while criticising our media we should keep in mind the role of media which media played in judicial crises and in the revival od democratic values in Pakistan.we shoul Consider and accually media iz the 4th piller of our country as it iz a mouth piece b/w parliamnt and common people.because it make aware the govt about public opinion and thier demands.But it iz also true that some persons in media consider themslve above the law.as they balckmail the politicians to get thier personal gains so there should be some rules or restrctnz which keep the media in its limits.but the rules must be such as it would nt b against...
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