BISP plans to launch campaign to create awareness about fraudulent SMS

Benazir Income Support Programme has planned to execute an extensive media campaign involving print and electronic media to create awareness among the general public about fraudulent SMS.

According to an official of BISP, more SMS based campaigns will also be pursued for saving the citizens from any hazard due to fake messages while law enforcement agencies will also be engaged to take necessary action against involved culprits.

The official said BISP arrange regular meetings with law enforcement agencies and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority to curb this menace and so far forwarded 59 cases to FIA for action against the involved criminals.

Source: Radio Pakistan