Friday, 14 December 2018

TRAI makes MNP process much faster

TRAI - Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has made the process of Mobile Number Portability as speed as it can. The process for a mobile user to port out to a new telecom service provider to two days, when done within the same circle and four days when porting out from one circle to another.

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)
has today issued Telecommunication Mobile Number Portability (Seventh Amendment) Regulations, 2018. TRAI among other major changes, has reduced the validity of the unique porting code (UPC) to four days from 15 days previously, except for in J&K, Assam and North East.

The process for withdrawal of porting requests has been made simpler and quicker through SMS. “For the cases of corporate porting, present limit of 50 numbers in single authorization letter has been enhanced to 100 numbers per authorization letter,” the regulator said in a statement on Thursday.

In order to make porting hassle-free for mobile users, Trai has also mandated two sets of financial disincentives for failures on the part of telcos in stick to porting request processing timelines.

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