ISLAMABAD: A Facebook update from the page of Siasat.PK on Friday suggested that the webite has been shut down by the government, TheNewsTribe.com learnt from Propakistani.
Admins of Siasat.PK told they were not warned of anything prior to the taking down and a notice was received by them by email according to which they were asked to set down the website immediately.
Siasat.PK said that Nexus, an Islamabad based hosting company that hosts the website, has been asked to take the website offline and that their DNS records have already been removed after which website is not accessible for anyone.
This is the grab of the email that siasat.pk received from its hosting company:
Previously government used to ban the IP address through ISPs to block a website, however, in this situation when website is hosted in Pakistan, they have taken it down altogether.