Last-minute rush for biometric re-registration

  • A user provides fingerprint to get his SIM card re-registered at Farmgate on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

    A user provides fingerprint to get his SIM card re-registered at Farmgate on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

  • A mobile-phone subscriber updates his information at a centre for biometric re-registration of mobile-phone SIM cards at Farmgate on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

    A mobile-phone subscriber updates his information at a centre for biometric re-registration of mobile-phone SIM cards at Farmgate on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

  • A user provides fingerprint to get his SIM card re-registered at Farmgate on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

    A user provides fingerprint to get his SIM card re-registered at Farmgate on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

  • Customers crowd a centre for biometric re-registration at Paltan in Dhaka on Friday as the deadline for the process ends on Saturday.

    Customers crowd a centre for biometric re-registration at Paltan in Dhaka on Friday as the deadline for the process ends on Saturday.

  • Foreigners get their mobile-phone SIM cards re-registered with biometric details at a Farmgate centre. Photo: abdul mannan

    Foreigners get their mobile-phone SIM cards re-registered with biometric details at a Farmgate centre. Photo: abdul mannan

  • State Minister for Post and Telecommunication Tarana Halim visits a centre for biometric re-registration of mobile-phone SIM cards at Farmgate in Dhaka on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

    State Minister for Post and Telecommunication Tarana Halim visits a centre for biometric re-registration of mobile-phone SIM cards at Farmgate in Dhaka on Friday. Photo: abdul mannan

  • Many subscribers who went to reregister their mobile SIMs have been sent back on Friday by the retailers citing server problem.

    Many subscribers who went to reregister their mobile SIMs have been sent back on Friday by the retailers citing server problem.

  • Mobile-phone subscribers faced inconveniences while re-registering their SIM cards with biometric details at the last minute. They were seen waiting for hours in the queue to get their SIMs reregistered.

    Mobile-phone subscribers faced inconveniences while re-registering their SIM cards with biometric details at the last minute. They were seen waiting for hours in the queue to get their SIMs reregistered.

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