Anusha Plans for Environmentally Safe Telecom Sector
Anusha Rehman, State Minister for Information Technology and Telecom releaved the government’s plans for devising a comprehensive information technology and telecom policy by reviewing the laws regarding omission of carbon, recycling of e-material and environmental protection issues in the telecom sector. Anusha Plans for Environmentally Safe Telecom Sector
She also mentioned that this policy is to ensure maximum protection to people from widespread cyber crimes including financial scams, fraudulent online activities and women harassment. The minister also said that government will acquire news tools and techniques to protect the interests of consumers.
Minister for Information Technology and Telecom (MoITT) has already been involved in various mega projects including introduction of next generation technology in the country, establishment of telecentres in underprivileged cities and village and expansion of branchless banking in the far-flung areas.
At the end, she mentioned that PTA will devise a spectrum policy on annual basis to promote mobile broad band in which strategy for three years would be laid down.