Muhammad Ben Abdu-Allah Al-Habdan stated on alosrah.tv dated 7/9/2010:
We received a letter from the Under-secretary of the Ministry of Information for engineering affairs the supervisor of organization of audio-visual media under number: 13539 dated 22/9/1431 (Hijri)(2/9/2010) including a request to stop the live broadcasting. For the reason of channel working with a license that have been cancelled after it was given, because it was build upon incorrect information. We met with his excellency at his office and proved that what came in his letter was based on inaccurate informations, Therefore the channel registration is still valid, but his excellency called later and asked to close the channel without stating any reason.
You can find more about the closing here: Saudi Arabia MCI to close Islamic channel ‘Al-Osra’
- Closing statement on Alosra.tv (Arabic)