SIM cards with fake identities should be assigned – Mehr News Agency | Iran and world’s news

According to Mehr News Agency, Ahmad Rahmanian, referring to the meeting of the Tehran Prosecutor’s Office with the Radio Regulatory Authority, said: “Unfortunately, one of the problems and methods of committing a crime is the use of SIM cards without identity or with fake identities.” Crime prevention is involved.

He added: “Unfortunately, some people use these SIM cards without identity or with fake identities to trick people into ATMs and defraud them, and some people use these SIM cards in cyberspace and commit crimes in this regard in a meeting with Measures have been taken in the presence of the officials of the Ministry of Communications.

The Deputy Prosecutor of Tehran emphasized: In this regard, the owners of the SIM cards can be informed about the number of SIM cards with their names by sending an SMS to number 3, and be informed about the SIM cards that others use and are not approved, and follow the legal process and refer to Cut off the SIM card to the first communication service offices, because in case of a crime, the person whose name is on the SIM card will be responsible.

He added: “In addition, the heirs must take action to determine the assignment or termination of the SIM cards whose owners have died, because if the heirs are abused, they have legal responsibility.”

The Deputy Prosecutor of Tehran also warned the communication services offices: in the field of issuing SIM cards, they should have sufficient supervision and sensitivity so that the issuance of SIM cards is in accordance with the civil registration system and the identity of the owners is verified.

Emphasizing that violators of communication services offices will be prosecuted, he continued: “In this regard, it has been decided to visit the communication offices in a tangible or intangible manner by the Radio Regulatory Authority so that if any violations are committed, they will be dealt with.”

Rahmanian pointed to another measure taken to issue the SIM card and explained: In addition, it was decided that the issuance of the SIM card with fingerprints and biometrics will be done within the next 4 days so that the issuance of the SIM card with fake documents is completely eliminated. Go.