What happened: As per ARY News, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has tightened its noose around “overseas Pakistanis” over their alleged involvement in committing offenses and posting subversive posts on social media.

Details: The Federal Investigation Agency has decided to put names of overseas Pakistanis on the Exit Control List for allegedly committing offenses and posting seditious posts on social media. ARY also reported that sources within the FIA declared that red notices through Interpol will be given to all overseas Pakistanis “if they commit any offense”.

What you need to know: They further claimed that ‘spreading negative propaganda’ from abroad would be considered a violation of the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act (PECA) 2016.

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