PTA Extends DIRBS Deadline for Blocking Unregistered Phones
Consistent with the Telecom Coverage 2015, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) launched Machine Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) on Could 10.
The DIRBS deadline for Part-I used to be June 29. It included mapping and identification of IMEIs, and blocking of stolen/misplaced units, mentioned a press launch issued right here on Friday.
DIRBS Deadline for Blocking Unregistered Telephones Prolonged
Preserving in view the requests of varied stake holders, and within the curiosity of making certain clean implementation, the deadline for Part-I has been prolonged from 29th June to 30th August 2018. Part-II would begin from 31st August, 2018. No additional extension might be granted thereof.
In Part II, full blocking can be applied for all non-compliant units that aren’t PTA sort accepted.
It’s pertinent to say right here that this method had been developed to establish sub-standard, pretend, and illegally imported cell phones, register and block non-compliant units on cell phone networks.
This distinctive system will curb unlawful imports, and facilitate legit gadget importers, and cellular gadget customers. Briefly, DIRBS and its profitable implementation will profit all the cellular ecosystem of Pakistan.
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