Karachi: As the operation again t criminal spreads in Karachi, law enforcement agencies have revealed scientific use of social networking Apps for execution of criminal activities.
“Outlaws have been successfully using WhatsApp, Skype, Viber and Tango like apps for their communication; Sindh police told the authorities Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon has confirmed that these apps will be requested to be banned for a period of three months.
Pakistan Telecommunication Authority will be requested to ban these apps as terrorists are using these apps; he said in a press briefing
These apps are widely used in urban as well rural areas of the southern province of Sindh. As the boom of smartphones balloon, the number of internet and apps usage has gone skyrocketing in these areas The police has requested in written to the authorities to ban, at least temporarily, these apps for stopping communication of terrorists and criminals
Sindh government in collaboration with Federal governments is carrying out targeted operations in the port city for a month or so. Hundreds of criminals, both non-political and political, have been arrested so far in these raids Earlier, reports have emerged that political and criminal’s organizations have asked their activists to use Smartphone instead of tradition communication ways for communication