Mobile Number Portability – A Step By Step Guide

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If you are facing any problems with you present telecom operator and if you would like to change your telecom operator without changing your mobile number. Then Mobile Number Portability is the best way for you. Many of you know about the Mobile Number Portability  But doesn’t know the right way and the step by step procedure. Here is this for you,

Your mobile number needs to be active on your telecom operator for 90 days, If you would like to change your telecom operator. If you are a postpaid customer you need pay all the pending bills without having any due.

  • Now, SMS PORT and your Mobile Number to 1900

For example, let your mobile number be 1234567890. Now send an SMS to 1900 by composing PORT 1234567890

After sending the message, Within few seconds you will be getting a PORTING CODE to your mobile number. Now take a copy of xerox of any of your Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Voter ID Card or else any Govt Issues ID card and a passport size photograph and visit the nearest retail outlet of the telecom operator that you would like to change.

After visiting the nearest retail outlet of the new telecom operator, Ask for a Mobile Number Portability form. Now fill in the form with all the details and submit to them with a xerox copy of your ID card and paste a passport size photograph. After all this, They will give you a SIM card with the same mobile number.

Within few days, The signal for the old SIM card will be lost and the new SIM card which was given by the new telecom operator will be activated in less than a week. And now you can get all the benefits from your new mobile operator.


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