SADDA, 18 March: The people of Kurram Agency have demanded upgradation of telephone exchange due to faulty internet service.

The subscribers of telephone and DSL internet services said despite regular payment of bills, the Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) was not providing quality services in the area. The students and traders said they are facing difficulties due to unavailability of quality internet service in the area. They said the DSL service is being provided in the whole country through fibre optic, but this facility is not being provided in Kurram Agency. They demanded the government to upgrade the telephone exchange and provide fibre optic facility.

The telephone exchange officials said the internet service often remains suspended in the area due to heavy load.