Unplanned checks for violations of SIM-cards sale initiated in Nur-Sultan
Astana. October 21. KazTAG - Unplanned checks of violations in sale of SIM-cards have started in Nur-Sultan, reports the Ministry of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry.
"The committee of telecommunications of the Ministry of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry, initiated unplanned check of the trade points in Nur-Sultan following complains connected with sale of Sim-cards registered under other people," said the report.
According to Vitaliy Yaroshenko, chairman of the committee, sale of SIM-cards registered under the names of other people, violates the rules of cellular communications services and poses potential risks for their purchasers.
"If one buys a Sim-card and is not offered to register it, it means it had been registered for another person. It may be deactivated at any time by the request of the real proprietor," he said.
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