Here we will discuss latest news that Nadra launch biometric verification system for new sim. Now we would like to discuss the news in the detailed manner that NADRA also known as Pakistan National Database And Registration Authority has recently prepared the authentic and reliable biometric verification system for all the telecom operators. This system will be launched on 28th February by NADRA. According to the Director of Media & Communication of NADRA named as Miss Naz Shoeb that:
“ The new verification system will require each citizen to approach retailer, franchisee or customer service centers of cellular operators personally and provide his/her fingerprints for authentication against the computerized national identity card data held with NADRA. On successful transaction, SIM will be activated,” the NADRA spokesperson said. “All this operation will be performed online and will take 15 seconds end to end.”
Moreover, the director also said that these types of security segments will surely helps the Pakistani government to control the illegal use of SIMs. Because we know that illegal SIMs cause many problems like extortion, different street crimes and terrorism. We would like to mention that Pakistan has significantly maximum cellular density. In fact, cellular density has completely change the concept of communication. The misuse of SIMs completely created the security risks.
Because of these reasons, NADRA introduced this service in order to minimize the street crimes and terrorism. According to the spokesperson of NADRA said that because of this fingerprint matching facility it is hopefully that now the percentage of using misuse SIMs will be get reduce. Ms Shoeb also said that the NADRA has evaluated the services and importance applications to the PTA i-e Pakistan Telecommunication Authority and other mobile network companies in Pakistan like Telenor, Ufone, Warid, Zong and Mobilink.
In additionally, we would like to mention that a contract has already been posted or forwarded including important details of operations. NADRA has introduced flexible and incredible architecture along with the important recommendations that are completely based on security, protection and performance. It has been requested that all mobile network companies in Pakistan should finalize the contract till 28th of February because this service will be introduced on this date. In short, we can say that this service by NADRA is considered to be incredible and this service includes many benefits and protection