PTA Raids Illegal Mobile Phone IMEI Tampering Setup in Sheikhupura

SHEIKHUPURA, Pakistan: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has carried out a successful raid in coordination with the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) against mobile phone the IMEIs changing/tampering set up in Sheikhupura.

In a statement on Monday, the PTA said that the raid was conducted at Usman Mobile Shop, Mobile Market Gali No. 2, Main Sargodha Road, Sheikhupura.

One accused, Mr. Saher, involved in the illegal changing and tampering of mobile phone IMEIs was arrested by the FIA, and the equipment used in the illegal activity was confiscated.

It said that this successful raid is a demonstration of the PTA’s commitment and persistent efforts made with the support of the FIA to ensure the use of legal devices on mobile networks.