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Fault rectified, internet services fully restored in country: PTA

13 Oct, 2021
A fault was developed in the International Submarine Cable AAE-1 at Fujairah on Monday night. File photo
A fault was developed in the International Submarine Cable AAE-1 at Fujairah on Monday night. File photo

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Wednesday said repair work of the damaged submarine cable has been completed, following which all the telecom services were operational as per the normal routine.

A fault was developed in the International Submarine Cable AAE-1 at Fujairah on Monday night.

Pakistan Telecommunication Limited (PTCL) in a statement on the same date said that consumers in Pakistan were facing some service degradation due to a technical fault in the International Submarine Cable AAE-1.

In a tweet, the PTA said on Tuesday the fault in cable segment, which caused slow internet service for some users in Pakistan, had been repaired.

The PTA maintained that work was underway to make the services fully functional.