Telenor Pakistan equips all its Sahulat Ghars with Biometric Verification System
Telenor Pakistan has effectively completed the installation of Biometric Verification System (BVS) for activation of SIMs at all of its Sahulat Ghar outlets all over Pakistan in fulfilling its promise to make certain higher precision of subscriber data.
It is important to note here that Telenor Pakistan has been selling SIMs through BVS at every of its own Sales & Service Centers and Franchises in Karachi since 1st December , 2013 and accomplished the nationwide installation of BVS for activation of SIMs at its Sales & Service Centers and Franchises on 19th December, 2013. On 7th March, 2014 Telenor Pakistan became the 1st mobile operator to start BVS installation at its retail outlets and completed the BVS operation in Karachi and Baluchistan by 31st March, 2014.
Along with channel partners, the staff of Telenor Pakistan was trained on the new system to make sure faultless transition to meet up demands of Mobilink customers. Furthermore, special SIM sale counters for BVS have been setup along with placement of standees, informative posters and handing out of brochures in order to assist consumers.
The Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at Telenor Pakistan, Muhammad Aslam Hayat, commenting on this development said, “We are happy to declare that we have finished the completion of Biometric Verification System at all our Sahulat Ghar outlets in Pakistan to ensure higher accuracy of subscriber data. We are sure that BVS will further assist us address the issue of identity theft and avoid the irregular use of cellular connections. We are once again enormously thankful to Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, Ministry of Information and Technology, National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) and the Ministry of Interior for facilitating this procedure.”
Telenor Sahulat Ghar offers the facility to open Easypaisa Mobile Accounts through biometric verification apart from activation and replacement of SIMs, change of SIM ownership, mobile number portability and other value added services. Telenor Easypaisa Mobile Accounts through biometric verification is new program which is predictable to provide considerable momentum to Mobile Account adoption and the general Easypaisa ecosystem.