Social media to return under surveillance

Social Media Desk, Antor Ahamed, Dhaka Office: Social media to return under surveillance, The National Tele­conversation Monitoring Centre (NTMC), which tracks mobile and stuck-line telephone calls to discover and discover suspected criminals, will buy the ‘Social Media Monitoring System (open source intelligence) and Related Service’ for controlling telecom operators inside the usa.

Under the Social Media Monitoring System, gadgets for far flung call interception, rogue BTS identification, dark and deep web monitoring, and content blocking and filtering could be bought from abroad at a price of Tk. 236 crore, in line with assets inside the domestic ministry.

The Security Service Division of the home ministry has organized a suggestion and it’d be positioned on the meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Purchase these days (Tuesday), the sources stated.

Mostafa Kamal Uddin, secretary of the Security Service Division of the home ministry, said they may be going to buy the included lawful interception gadget referred to as ‘Social Media Monitoring System (open resources intelligence) and Related Services’ to govern all the telecom operators to prevent cyber crimes.

“The NTMC will buy the ‘Social Media Monitoring System (open assets intelligence) and Related Services’ to reinforce the centre’s sports,” he added.

Social media monitoring equipment require less time to process information and screen insights from social media and Internet resources.

The open supply intelligence (OSINT) techniques support the collection and analysis of relevant and focused records for a variety of wishes and sectors.
Earlier, the NTMC had purchased the “Vehicle Mounted Data Interceptor” to assist fight militant activities and also red meat up security for the u . S .’s critical men and women.

The NTMC has been functioning without delay underneath the home ministry as per Clause 97 (Ka) of the Bangladesh Telecommunications (amended) Act, 2006.

Earlier, the NTMC became installation comprising contributors of various intelligence groups, including the Directorate General of Forces Intelligence (DGFI), the Special Security Force (SSF), the National Security Intelligence (NSI), the Special Branch (SB) of police and the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB). Members of the NTMC are tracking telephone calls of criminals, suspected conflict criminals, militants, political leaders and others throughout the united states to collect expertise about their activities.

Apart from the NTMC, all intelligence devices of regulation enforcement businesses, along with the RAB, the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) and the SB, song cellphone calls.


Social Media Desk,