The details of the RTI request are as follows:
Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)
What is the mechanism for the implementation of Section 37 of Prevention of Electronic Crime Act, 2016?
15 May 2017
Date of Receipt:
Response from Agency/Department
Date of Response:
24 Oct 2017
Text of Response:
Rules under section 37 of PECA 2016 are not notified as yet.
Complaint to Appellate Body
Complaint Filed (Y/N):
Date of Complaint:
In a telephonic conversation, a PTA official when asked for clarification on the PTA web cell’s operations in the absence of rules said information about how the PTA routes files and cases internally should not be a matter of public record. The PTA official refused to share any ad hoc procedures or criteria they use for implementation of clause 37(1) which pertains to removal or blocking of access to information.
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