Ministry of Defence and National Security has warned that action will be taken without prior warning, against those who disclose information that endangers national security.
In a press release on Thursday night, the ministry said many are publishing content which endangers national security, regarding the state of emergency declared as per clause 253 of the Constitution.
The ministry also stated that live programs broadcasted on various media platforms are creating discord and inciting fear in the hearts of the public.
The statement warned of prompt action against those who circulate such content on media, which endangers and devalues national security, incite fear in people’s hearts and create discord and chaos in the country.
The statement also noted that the armed forces will continue to carry out their legal duty mandated by clause 237 of the Constitution, and clauses 2, 3 and 7 of the Armed Forces Law.