PTA launches new system for blocked stolen cell phones: ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) launched on Wednesday a new automatic system for obstructing shed as well as stolen mobile phones.
Citizens can get a cellphone obstructed in case it has actually been taken, snatched or shed by submitting a request with the PTA via the new Lost and also Stolen Tool System (LSDS).
On a grievance, the telecommunication regulatory authority claimed, the IMEI of such a mobile phone will certainly be blocked to stop its potential abuse. The new system is incorporated with the Gadget Recognition, Enrollment, and Blocking System (DIRBS).
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Stolen cellphones will certainly be obstructed within 1 day of reporting after needed verification.
Individuals will need to lodge a demand with PTA via its online Grievance Management System (CMS) at www.pta.gov.pk. The plaintiff will certainly obtain a grievance recommendation number upon effective enrollment of the blocking request.
If the phone is recuperated, the plaintiff will have to comply with the same procedure to get it unblocked. The user will certainly obtain an SMS on the registered number once the mobile phone is opened.