The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has launched an automatic Misplaced and Stolen Gadget System (LSDS) for blocking the misplaced, stolen and snatched cell phones.
“The brand new system will facilitation to customers who need to get cell phone blocked in case it has been stolen, snatched or misplaced,” a press release issued by the nation’s telecom authority mentioned.
The LSDS is an automatic system and built-in with the PTA’s Gadget Identification, Registration and Blocking System. A stolen cell phone can be blocked inside 24 hours of reporting after verification.
However, the identical process have to be adopted if the telephone has been recovered. Customers ought to “point out their criticism reference quantity together with different necessary particulars that was given to them earlier for blocking of cell phone”.
The person will obtain an SMS on the registered quantity as soon as the cell phone is unblocked.
Stolen, snatched or misplaced telephones could also be blocked or unblocked by calling 0800-25625, emailing at [email protected] or by means of a criticism filed with the Residents-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC), Karachi.