22 gateway exchanges unearthed, three arrested



:The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) unearthed 22 illegal gateway exchanges and arrested three accused here on Friday.
Shoaib Ahmad Haroon, the Assistant Director Cyber Crime Wing Reporting Centre, said the FIA conducted raid at a house in Raza Abad Street No.19 and arrested Hafiz Farooq Azam and Muhammad Usman while running 19 illegal gateway exchanges.
The team also seized various items, 5,000 illicit SIMs of mobile phones, 15 laptops, internet devices, 11 routers and other digital tools.
Meanwhile, the FIA unearthed three gateway exchanges at Chak No 229 Makkoana Jaranwala Road and arrested Abid Hussain. The team also confiscated two mobile phones, 140 illicit SIMs and three routers.—APP

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