Published On: Wed, Feb 17th, 2016
Published in Category: Islamabad

GB to get 3G, 4G soon: Barjees

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ISLAMABAD: Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Chaudhary Barjees Tahir says AJK and GB will soon get 3G and 4G mobile phone services.

He said this after a meeting with Minister of State for IT and Telecom Anusha Rehman in Islamabad.

They discussed matters relating to provision of Next Generation Mobile services to AJK and GB.

Anusha Rehman said the government is working for providing latest technology to the inhabitants of these areas.

She said up gradation of their GSM networks is being done by Special Communication Organization through Public Sector Development Programme projects.

The Minister said IT and Telecom ministry will fully support Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan in the next generation spectrum auction of 3G/4G to fulfil the commitment of Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif.