ISLAMABAD – Intelligence agencies to scrutinize the mobile network data as all unverified SIMs will be blocked after 14th April, PakistanTribe received reports.
Interior Ministry of Pakistan orders all the mobile network companies to scrutinize the data and cancel the registration of all SIMs who are unverified.
Sources told that in first phase big cities of Pakistan especially KPK cities which are sensitive in security point of view will be cleared first.
The people who keep three or more than SIMs will be checked on priority in these areas. Further it is also reported that the programme is to clear the data of all Pakistan in final stage.
However it was also told by strong yet not confirmed reports that mobile phone network companies strongly opposed the government as the deadline for scrutiny is very near.
Also they suggested government to take other solid measure also as it is not the solution of problem but lose for business. Mobile network companies also raised a question that what about the people who purchase the SIM from abroad and avail international roaming services.
However government still ordered for the same and after 14th April all the unverified SIMs will be blocked.
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