State Minister for Telecom Tarana Halim

Users can re-buy blocked SIM after May deadline

Mobile phone subscribers can re-buy their previous number upon failure to re-register their SIM cards with biometric data after May 31 deadline, according to a decision taken in a meeting chaired by BTRC.

May 15, 2016
May 15, 2016

Mobile call drop compensation from June

Mobile phone operators will give free minutes to its users as compensation for every case of call drop and network failure from June 1.

May 8, 2016
May 8, 2016

Users can re-buy blocked SIM after May deadline

Mobile phone subscribers can re-buy their previous number upon failure to re-register their SIM cards with biometric data after May 31 deadline, according to a decision taken in a meeting chaired by BTRC.

April 30, 2016
April 30, 2016

SIM re-registration deadline now May 31

Time for biometric SIM re-registration, which was scheduled to end today, has been extended to May 31, says State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim.

January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016

Tarana files case over collecting money using her name

State Minister for Telecom Tarana Halim sues Arun Rana Sarkar, general secretary of Bangabandhu Sangskritik Jote for collecting money using her name and post.

December 14, 2015
December 14, 2015

All social media, apps unblocked

The government unblocks all social media platforms including Skype, Twitter, WhatsApp and Viber.