KP Home Department orders collecting data of internet cafes

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Home Department has ordered police to collect the record of all the internet cafes across Peshawar following the reports revealing that threatening emails were sent through these cafes.

According to reports, the KP Home Department has directed the police officials to collect the data of the net cafes and bio-data of their owners.

It should be mentioned that the directives were issued after receiving several complaints regarding intimidating emails being sent to people from the internet cafes in Peshawar.

Such emails can be harmful to the masses, therefore, the Home Department has issued instructions to police to collect the data of all the cafes and their owners.

The Home Department has also sent the summary to the Inspector General Police (IGP), the sources added.