CHITRAL: People of Gilgit-Baltistan will finally enjoy the 3G and 4G internet services from Saturday (today).
This was announced by the Special Communication Organization (SCO) earlier today.
RadioPakistan quoted SCO official saying that the services will run for free on trial basis until further notice.
He said Sim for this purpose is available at SCO franchises.
Subscribers have been asked not to pay more than 200 rupees for the sim after getting a proper receipt.
In October 2017, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority announced plans of introducing fast-paced information technology services – 3G/4G – in AJK and G-B, which it said would materialise by February this year.
Last year, the number of subscribers of 3G/4G in Pakistan rose to 44.4 million, which PTA expects will rise further.