ISLAMABAD Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui chaired the 63rd Board of Directors meeting of Universal Service Fund (USF) at the committee room of the Ministry of IT on Monday.
Federal Secretary Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication Maroof Afzal was also present in the meeting.
The meeting confirmed the minutes of the 62rd Board of Directors meeting of the USF.
The Board gave approval to award of contract to M/s Telenor in respect of NGBSD (Next Generation Broadband for Sustainable Development) Dadu Lot comprises of unserved and underserved areas in districts of Dadu, Jamshoro and Thatta.
The meeting also approved award of contract to M/s Telenor in respect of NGBSD NH & MW Lot2 (N25 & N65), and NH & MW Lot3 (N50 & N70).
The Board also approved award of contract to Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (PMCL) in respect of South Waziristan Lot.
Source: Ministry of Information Technology Government Of Pakistan