Media spokeswoman Annina Merk confirmed a malfunction on request: “Yes, there are currently restrictions in mobile communication, we are working flat out to rectify the malfunction.”
Shortly before 3:30 p.m. Merk added: “This afternoon between 2:33 p.m. and 2:48 p.m., making calls via the cellular network, sending SMS and MMS and using the mobile Internet throughout Switzerland was affected by a brief disruption. The situation is normalizing, but there may still be restrictions for some customers. We apologize for the inconvenience. “
The cause of the disorder is not yet known.
The fact that there was a major disruption in the Swisscom mobile network also made the rounds on Twitter.