If you were one of those son and daughter who wanted to call and wish your Father, “Happy Fathers Day” last night, you may not be able to do so especially if you or your father is on the Maxis network.
Maxis, the leading and the fastest mobile network operator in the country experienced a major voice outage since 4.50 pm yesterday. Below is one of the statement that the company issued at 11.50pm last night:
“Maxis Customers may be facing some difficulties in making /receiving calls. SMS and Internet services are ok. Affected areas are Petaling Jaya, Petaling, Bandar Baru Sg Besi, Pekan Salak Selatan, Damansara, Klang, Dengkil, Kajang, Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Semenyih, Ulu Kelang, Cheras, Dengkil, Kajang, Hulu Teriang, Part of Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Part of Pahang. We are working towards resolving this and would like to apologise for the inconvenience. Thank you.”
The outage resulted angry and disappointed Maxis subscribers, leading to thousands of comment against the carrier on social media such as Facebook and Twitter. Below are some screenshot taken from the Maxis Facebook page itself.
Full screenshot in JPG can be viewed here & here. [...]