October 25, 2010

Illegal International Gateway Exchange Busted in Karachi

Illegal International Gateway Exchange Busted in Karachi

Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) National Response Center for Cyber Crimes (NR3C), Karachi conducted a successful raid in Haiderabad Colony, Jail Churangi, Karachi against an illegal call termination setup. The raid was conducted based on the information obtained through PTA traffic monitoring facility which detects grey/illegal traffic. The raid resulted in confiscation of illegal switches alongwith other accessories.

It may be added that PTA has established highly advance technical monitoring system to identify such illegal activities throughout Pakistan. After identification of the illegal activity; PTA not only unearths the exact location of these networks but also launches crack down with the help of FIA to safeguard national interests.


Khurram A. Mehran

Director (PR)