PTA completes establishment of 350 tele centres across country -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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PTA completes establishment of 350 tele centres across country

KARACHI (January 07 2009): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has completed establishment of around 350 tele centres across the country for the provision of basic telecom services in rural areas. These tele centres, called ‘Rabta Ghars’, are equipped with modern communication facilities such as computer, fax, printer, scanner, telephone and internet.

They were sponsored by PTA, PTCL, Mobilink, Instaphone, Ufone, World Call and Intel. According to details 104 tele centres were installed in Sindh, 82 in Punjab, 86 in NWFP, 62 in Balochistan and 15 in AJK and Northern Areas.

Source: Business Recorder

Date:1/7/2009