Lahore (HRNW) Cyber crime cases are rapidly increasing in Lahore, FIA officials has revealed.
Lahore has reported a total of 3,442 cybercrime cases ever since the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill, 2016 was passed. This is the highest number in the country
Pakistan has reported a total of 11,000 cases of cybercrime in the last three years. Of these, only 436 cases were solved. More than 793 cases have been adjourned.
“Rawalpindi ranks the second with 1,228 cases after Lahore,” the report stated. “Peshawar, on the other hand, reported 1,188 cases,” it said.
Only 147 cases in Lahore were solved, according to the report. Fifty-nine perpetrators were arrested in Rawalpindi and Peshawar declared the final verdict in 42 cases.