First century is weeding out us away from our old ideals, social norms and ethics. Obviously we are upgrading our living standards and coping with new world. Digital world is entirely different from the world thirty years ago. Dramatic change brought about by internet has reshaped the world. Free flow of information and easy access to western culture is adding fuel to fire. Old bonds of relations are melting quickly and quietly leaving chaos and uncertainty.
Span of average age is being shrunk to 50 years. Internet particularly social media is engulfing the gem period of our youth without any direction and without any goal. Instead of acquiring research and educational activities, our youngsters are in pursuit of pruned and obscene material wasting their mental abilities and physical talents. Late time chatting and watching objectionable videos may have adverse impact on their health.
Cell phones ought to be handed over to the children with extreme care particularly android phones. There may be some chances of misusing of this cell due to 4G technology. Fierce competition among net distribution companies results in bundles and packages at penny rates. Night packages are even cheaper affordable at pocket money. A lot of factors combine to make this situation worse.
We are stunned and perplexed watching News Alerts about inconceivable happenings in our society. Where are we going? Is it a social dilemma or collective collapse of our system? The tragedy is that no one is serious in handling this catastrophic situation. Our elders are silent owing to domination of youth in decision making. Our intelligentsia is also calm and tranquil feeling harmless in this digital war. Our government has no proper agenda perhaps no technology to check the rapid influx of foreign elements penetrating in our social structure.
PTA seems to be helpless against the fast and unchecked flow of foreign streaming. It has filled the bill by blocking and prohibiting some websites. It is an entangling storm of sexual material betraying our youth which is likely to lead the nation in near future. How can it be possible with such agonizing situation where our youth has no line of action? They are so strongly influenced by such scenes that they endeavor to repeat that in real life situation which is expanding the ratio of sexual crimes in society.
It has become a matter of routine that underage sexual cases are in vogue in society. Even the children are being abused by this curse. No one has forgot the incident of Zainab in Kasur. Countless numbers of Zainab have been murdered after rape but only formal inquiries are done and then chapter is closed forever. We wait for new incident, protest two or three weeks and then all is buried in the files of courts. We have lost our positive image as a civilized society in the world. The root cause is not being eradicated.
Social media which is taking a shape of monstrous tool should be under the control of some strong agencies of the country. Such sites must be banned as propagate indecency and vulgarity. This blueness and filthiness of internet must not be allowed to enter into social fiber which is a cancer and stigma for the coming generation. Someone must take initiative against this four-letter word to plug this slow penetrating poison against a decent culture and well-mannered civilization.
Parents are not immune to this liability towards their kids who are in a blind world where every street leads to close street. They must not be nonchalant towards this grave issue otherwise they will face its terrible consequences. Each and every step of modern generation must be monitored owing to easy and cheap access to lubricity and vileness. Cell phones ought to be handed over to the children with extreme care particularly android phones. There may be some chances of misusing of this cell due to 4G technology. Fierce competition among net distribution companies results in bundles and packages at penny rates. Night packages are even cheaper affordable at pocket money. A lot of factors combine to make this situation worse.
Cases of sexual abuse and harassment are reported at daily basis owing to this trend of consistent engagement of youth in internet. This bad trend has created isolation in families. Every member of family has his/her own world having no time for each other. Social gatherings are becoming rare. People sitting together are away from each other.
In this world of globalization, distances are increasing due to excessive use of internet. But all is acceptable except its coarseness which is undermining the society. We should awake from this slumber of carelessness to avoid our generation from western culture where sex is not a serious matter while in our society it can bring entire disintegration and crackup not affordable at any cost.