In view of accelerating incidents of unauthorized use of 1’s particulars by others for taking cellular SIM playing cards and misusing them for unlawful or illegal functions, the division has give you this on-line software to assist folks eliminate numbers which they don’t seem to be really utilizing, stated AP area’s Deputy Director Normal of DoT, A. Robert Ravi.
The positioning will assist folks to establish the variety of cellular connections issued of their title. Individuals can request to dam the numbers that are issued of their title, however really not utilized by them, he stated.
The official stated the variety of cellular connections that may be issued to any particular person is restricted to 9. Nevertheless, greater than 9 cellular connections are operational within the names of sure customers. The portal will streamline the method for customers within the licensed service space consisting of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, he stated.
The service will likely be prolonged to different circles in a phased method. Customers can test by utilizing any energetic quantity and OTP on the portal.
The division will alert the customers by means of SMS informing the variety of cellular connections working of their names. The customers can go to the portal and report the numbers which can be now not utilized by them or not required. As soon as the motion is taken by the consumer, the telecom service suppliers will block or deactivate the numbers. The customers will likely be supplied ticket IDs with which they will observe the progress of motion requested, he added.