freedom1 Forum has brought forth the review of the National Mass Communications Policy 2016. It has shown various weaknesses in the Policy including negative restrictions, no mention of foreign investment in Nepali media, failure to link policy with the citizen and social accountability of the policy, baseless allocation of the of radio frequency, non-accommodative nature of the policy as not mentioning well about film,  editorial independence, relations between publisher and reporter in a print media, little mention of social media, need of registering internet-based media, and other multifarious issues.


Please find the review in English in