PTA seizes various illegal gateways


STAFF REPORT LHR: As part of its ongoing drive against the grey telephony in the country, the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in collaboration with the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has jointly conducted three successful raids in different areas of Lahore and seized various equipments used for this illegal telephony activities.

According to details, the PTA during this raid arrested a person who was running these illegal gateway exchanges.

Illegal voice termination

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PTA seizes illegal VoIP setups, gateways




STAFF REPORT IBD:The PTA and FIA have conducted successful raids at two different locations of Lahore, Town Ship area, and Feroozpur and busted two huge illegal VoIP setups. During the raid at the area of Town Ship 14 gateways were seized and two persons were arrested while in Ferooz pur 13 operational gateways were seized.

According to the details, PTA carried out a raid with FIA Cyber Crime team at a Franchisee located at GT Road Hassan Abdal involved in grey traffic.

The PTA

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Farm dept seizes fake pesticides bags

STAFF REPORT LHR: The Agriculture Department, Punjab, has confiscated 15,548 kilograms of fake pesticides worth over Rs 109 million and saving growers from huge financial loss during the ongoing campaign of the Pest Warning and Quality Control Wing."The department had taken 5,727 samples of different pesticides during the ongoing campaign and sent to laboratory for analysis and taking action against the adulterated or fake pesticides, the department arrested 70 persons," a senior

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