ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Chauhdry Nisar Ali Khan has warned that unconfirmed and unregistered mobile Sims are security risk while procedure of purchasing new Sims is not correct, media reports.
Ch. Nisar chaired an important meeting over national security issue in Islamabad on Thursday. Federal Minister for Information Technology Anusha Rehman, top officials of NADRA, FIA, NCMC, PTA, and Special Branch of Sindh police attended the meeting.
The meeting pondered over prevailing security issues of the country and mulled over various possibilities to tackle those. Illegal and unregistered mobile Sims were specially focused in the conference.
The Interior Minister said in his address to the meeting that regime will not compromise over mobile Sims issue with mobile phone companies. He instructed to the concerned authorities to develop a special system to solve issue of illegal Sims.
“Current regime intends to promote business activities in the country but none will be spared over national security issue,” he added, saying solving illegal Sims’ issue will help in elimination of terrorism from the country.