Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Live webcast of Perak assembly sitting - The Star

IPOH: Jun 24, 2008 By HAH FOONG LIAN

The Perak assembly sitting will be telecast live over the Internet to reach a wider audience, and can be viewed at the official website of the state government here.

According to state officials, the live telecast was available starting Tuesday with the opening of the assembly by Sultan of Perak Sultan Azlan Shah.

“The live telecast will be made available throughout the duration of the assembly scheduled from Wednesday to Friday,” said an official.

Information about the live telecast was also text messaged to the public.

A recipient of the SMS said he received the information about the live telecast on his mobile phone on Monday.

“The SMS message reads that the live telecast on the Internet was an alternative media for the people to know about the proceedings at the assembly,” said the recipient, who declined to be named.

With the live webcast, the Pakatan Rakyat-led state joins its counterparts in Kelantan and Selangor.

To watch the Live Telecast: http://www.ipglobal.tv/

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