National a channel of regional languages of Pakistan has been the core source of providing
Entertainment, Infotainment, and News etc in all the
provinces of Pakistan along with 52 Countries all around
the world in respective regional languages of Pakistan. The programmes in all major languages of Pakistan, Sindhi,
Punjabi/Saraiki ,Pushto/Hindko ,Baluchi/ Brahvi were
telecast with a breakup of 2 Hrs for each province were
allocated which were repeated two times in the 24 Hrs
transmission. In 2005 after the launching of PTV Bolan on
14th August a Channel dedicated for the regional languages
of Baluchistan, PTV National was re-sketched and since then
PTV Nationals programming is equally divided in to 05 slots
• Sindh Time,
• Punjab Time
• Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa Time
• AIOU Programmes
• and an additional slot named Pakistan Time.
PTV National as a channel which came in to being to promote
• Highlighting the culture, Language.
• Develop integration among the provinces of Pakistan.
• To develop socio economic well being
• Educate, inform and entertain the masses of Pakistan.
As a channel PTV National’s strength is following.
• PTV National is PTV’s only channel where overseas
Pakistani’s are in live interaction.
• An additional outlet for regional artists.
• To Educate and inform people of Rural areas about their
day to day issues, in their own languages.
Fresh Transmission of Two and Half Hours along with 2
Repeats of Sindh Time, Punjab Time and Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa
Time is telecasted daily.
04:00 PM TILL 0630 PM
12 MN TILL 02:30 AM
08:00 AM TILL 10:00 AM
06:30 PM TILL 09:00 PM
02:30 AM TILL 05:00 AM
10:00 AM TILL 12 NOON
KHYBER PAKHTOONKHWA TIME
09:00 PM TILL 11:30 PM
05:00 AM TILL 08:00 AM
12 NOON TILL 02:00 PM
03:00 PM TILL 4:00 PM
11:30 PM TILL 12 MN
1. 23 Hrs Transmission is done in different regional
languages of Pakistan and one hour programming is dedicated
for the educational programmes of Allama Iqbal Open
University (AIOU) Courses (Except Sunday).
Sibghatullah Shah Road Karachi, Sindh ,
Pakistan Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Shahid Iqbal Pasha
Director PTV National, General
Manager PTV Karachi