CAMP SK PENDATUN, Maguindanao – Police and telecommunications officers have seized greater than 50 illegally operated mobile cellular repeaters and transportable cell websites throughout legislation enforcement operations in Marawi Metropolis, officers mentioned Saturday, Feb. 12.
Commissioner Muhammad Ameen Abbas of the Bangsamoro Telecommunications Fee within the Bangsamoro Autonomous Area in Muslim Mindanao (BTC-BARMM) mentioned the operation was launched by the BTC-BARMM, police and navy following complaints from telecommunication firms and cell phone customers of large use of unlawful boosters.
Abbas mentioned the marketing campaign in opposition to the rampant and unceasing use of repeaters, or unlawful sign boosters, was performed each in Marawi Metropolis and in Lanao del Sur cities.
He mentioned the operation was pursuant to Nationwide Telecommunications Fee’s Memorandum Order No. 01-02-2013, which prohibits the usage of such gadgets that have an effect on the companies of main telecommunication suppliers within the nation.
“Promoting or buying of a sign booster is strictly prohibited, that’s what the legislation says,” Abbas mentioned.
He appealed to the BARMM constituents to work along with BTC-BARMM to resolve the communications drawback brought on by unlawful boosters.
Ali Datu Ulama, of Marawi Metropolis, mentioned it should enhance the web sign in his dwelling.
“I’ve kids attending on-line lessons. They’ve problem connecting due to unlawful boosters round our group,” Ulama added.
Police authorities in BARMM have expressed full assist to the BTC operation in eliminating the prohibited gadgets as a result of it additionally impacts their every day operations.
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