Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in its ongoing efforts to control grey traffick has unearthed an illegal Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) exchange in Lahore.
According to details, a successful raid against the grey operator was carried out along with FIA team at Karachi Mohallah, Saddar, and Lahore Cantt. An illegal VOIP exchange comprising 4 gateways, multiple ports with other equipment’s like switches, SIMs, laptop and wireless devices were confiscated. Two persons were arrested and were in FIA custody for further investigation.
The successful raids against the grey operators were made possible because of continuous monitoring, commitment and persistent efforts by PTA in curbing the menace of grey traffic thus curtailing the loss to the national exchequer because of grey traffickers in the country.
(Khurram A. Mehran)