Thursday, February 26, 2015
Sixty Million SIMs Have Been Verified Biometrically Uptil Now
Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has informed the people that first phase of SIMS verification through bio-metric device will end on Thursday night at 12 am. As many as 60 million SIMS have been verified till Wednesday and those users who did not verify their SIMS will be informed through SMS and after that SIMS will be blocked. Next phase of SIMS verification will start from February 27 and at the end of second phase on March 12, unverified SIMS will be blocked permanently. In the last phase after March 12 media compaign will be launched against unattested SIMS. About 10 million unverified SIMS have been blocked already.