The Ministry of Information Technology has developed an alternative beep application for WhatsApp for government employees.
IT Minister Syed Aminul Haq has said that we are going to launch the Beep application in Pakistan in the next few weeks. This app will be for all government employees
Syed Aminul Haq said that this app will be maintained by NTC, so it will be safe, this app has been developed and is on trial, it will be launched in a few weeks.
He said that in the first phase, only text messaging will be available in this app. The second phase will also feature voice and video calls.
He said the app would be launched at an early stage only for federal government employees.
It may be recalled that the Establishment Division had written a letter to federal government employees forbidding them from using WhatsApp.