The mobile phone is today’s basic need, Without mobile phone half of the world stuck because everything is now done on mobile, business deals, office deals, meetings each and everything even nowadays the marriage invitation is also on mobile calls, but in Pakistan, there are many mobile snatchers, who will snatch innocent people’s mobile and stuck their daily work.
The rate of mobile snatching in Sindh is too damn high, so In order to control the mobiles snatching and also grey channel mobile phone import. The Sindh government makes some good plan against the mobile snatching, the Sindh government prepare a plan to register mobile phones against CNIC numbers. According to the Dawn News, Sindh Govt Plans to Register Mobile Phones Against CNIC Numbers.
The work is started on the plan for this purpose the Sindh Govt send a letter to the Ministry of Interior to discuss the plan and want to work on it ASAP.
ACCORDING TO DAWAN NEWS:
A meeting for curbing sale and purchase of snatched mobile phones was held on July 31 under the chairmanship of the home minster with all stakeholders, including representatives from telecom companies and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)
In the meeting, there are so many planes from the attendees and there is a huge discussion on the mobile snatching, but at the end, all the members are agreed on the same and most powerful plan, it was suggested in the meeting that a mobile phone should be registered against a CNIC number of the individual means that each and every mobile holder will register them self with their CNIC number so that in case of snatching and stolen the person may complain about the incident to the concerned department, including the CPLC. The quarters concerned will then immediately block the IMEI, thereby making the snatched mobile phone useless
PTA DIRECTOR SUGGESTED THAT:
The ministry of interior may be approached to explore the possibility of registration of cellphones against the CNIC numbers. Therefore, we request you to issue necessary directions to the PTA to explore its possibility.
This plan should also help if you do not complain to the police but your mobile phone is saving block and the snatcher didn’t use it in a bad way, and your data will be safely blocked.