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Cellcos may face military courts if SIMs not verified

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government has warned cellular phone companies that they could be prosecuted in the military courts under the terrorism law if their un-verified SIMs are found in any terrorist activity after the expiry of deadline fixed for re-verification of SIMs through Biometric Verification System (BVS), it is learnt. Official sources said that at a high-level meeting held here, representatives of the telecom industry sought one year for the SIMs re-verification through BVS,…Read More