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4.7 million unverified SIMs set to be blocked

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The telecom authorities have been directed to consult mobile phone operators to block unregistered and illegal SIMs (subscriber identity modules) "before the launch of the Karachi operation". Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif issued these instructions while presiding over a meeting at Raiwind as part of the ongoing consultations to come up with a mechanism to rid the country, especially Karachi, of "anarchic elements". The PM underlined the need for…Read More