Robust and authentic Biometric Verification System for Telecom operators-NADRA

nadra-card-issuance_400NADRA has effectively prepared a strong and authentic Biometric Verification System for Telecom operators, all formulations for Biometric Verification Systems happen to be completed and NADRA is prepared for launch from 28th Feb, 2013.NADRA representative stated this inside a statement released here today. She added that earlier, all telecom operators have agreed with Pm of Pakistan to produce Biometric Verification for issuance of SIM from 28th February, 2013. The brand new verification system will need each citizen to approach store, franchisee or Customer Support Centers of Cellular Operators personally and supply his/her fingerprints for authentication against CNIC data held with NADRA.On effective transaction, SIM is going to be triggered. All of this operation is going to be carried out on the internet and will require just a few seconds finish to finish. Furthermore, security related segments think that such measures can help Government of Pakistan to curb utilization of unlawfully released Sim cards for terrorism, extortion and street crimes. Pakistan has considerably high cellular density in the united states. Although, it’s transformed the dynamics of communication means, yet their misuse has produced security risk. Just before Bio metric Verification Services, techniques adopted to manage SIM issuance were vulnerable to ripoffs. Now, with fingerprint matching facility, it’s expected that very same brings authenticity and can prevent SIM issuance against fake identity to just about zero.In connection with this, NADRA has shown its services and programs to Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and Cellular Mobile Operators including reps of Mobilink, Telenor, Ufone, Warid and Zong. Evidence of concept continues to be completed with a few telecom operators. A draft contract was already submitted that contains minute particulars of procedures.