A delegation from Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (KOMINFO), Indonesia visited Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Headquarters in Islamabad and held an in-depth discussion on Device Identification, Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS).
The meeting was chaired by Dr Khawar Siddique Khokhar, Member Compliance & Enforcement and attended by senior officers of KOMINFO & PTA.
The Indonesian delegation appreciated PTA’s efforts in curtailing the influx of illegal and non-type approved mobile devices and discouraging mobile phone theft through the implementation of the DIRBS.
They showed their interest in deploying a similar model in Indonesia and discussed with PTA the best approaches and processes to deploy such a system.
Member Compliance & Enforcement assured the Indonesian delegation of PTA’s support and cooperation in this regard.