Pakistan to block 3.5 million SIM cards - Mobile World Live

Pakistan to block 3.5 million SIM cards

20 MAY 2011

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has ordered the blocking of 3.5 million SIM cards, after their owners failed to register with the network operators, Cellular-news reports. Operators will be able to bar cards in batches of up to 875,000 cards per week, and SIMs involved will still be able to call a customer service line, should the subscriber want to register and re-activate.


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