A Meeting Held regarding Biometric-based SIM Registration

Date: 13-Jan-2016

ATRA responsible bodies had a meeting with representatives of the Telecom Companies in respect with Biometric-based SIM registration. ATRA stressed on this process and necessary instructions were subsequently given to the companies. Biometric-base SIM registration helps in preventing unregistered SIMs, reducing and eliminating crimes and further impacts security in the country.
Expressing their support for the process, telecom companies’ representatives also shared and explained their suggestions and concerns to the ATRA in this regard in addition to supporting the process. Multilateral speeches were made and it was agreed to adopt necessary decisions in the upcoming meetings in this regard.