News portals that have already applied do not need to re-apply
The government has fixed June 30, as the registration deadline for online news portals.
Information Ministry issued a notice on Monday in this regard, Senior Information Officer, Mir Akram Uddin Ahmed said, reports UNB.
The news portals will have to apply for the registration using the prescribed forms available at the Press Information Department (PID) website http://www.pressinform.govt.bd, he said.
The forms, along with other documents, will be received by post as well, the senior information officer added.
Those news portals that have already submitted their applications will not need to re-apply, Akram said.