National Information Technology Board have developed official messaging app for Govt. employees entitled “ Beep Pakistan” in an effort to switch the internal communication from the Whatsapp or other such applications.
It aims to escape for sharing and leakage of official information so that official conversation may not cause of cyber attack due to leakage of official information.
The Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication has made it mandatory for the government officials to use indigenous messaging application, Beep, once it is launche
In a series of tweets, Minister for IT& Telecom Syed Aminul Haque said thah the application has been developed and it will be launched after it completes its test run.
It has been divided into 2 phases, inthe 1st phase up to 20 thousands Govt officials would be responsible for making the decision about it.
In the 2nd phase, Beep Pakistan app will be accessible to the remianing officers of Govt. Employees.
Initially, the app will only offer chatting and voice calling features, and with the passage of time video call feature will also be available for official communication. Minster added.