The much awaited Mobile Number Portability [MNP] will finally be Launched on November 1 starting from Haryana and will extent to other circles..
According to Deccan Herald Telecom Minister A Raja said,
“The MNP will be launched on November 1, starting with Haryana.The service is expected to be extended to the rest of the country in phases”
According To Economic Times Mr. Raja has said
“MNP would be partially operational from November 1. We wanted to inaugurate it in Haryana,” said Mr Raja. Syniverse Technologies , one of the two joint ventures selected by the department of telecom, will implement the first phase of MNP, to be completed by December 20. Trial runs in Haryana are expected to begin by November 8.
In case u didint know what is MNP, Then Mobile Number Portability or simply MNP is service through which Users can change ther operator without changing ther mobile number
COST OF MNP
TRAI has already said that mobile users can be charges maximum of Rs. 19 for chabging ther numbers.
Mobile operators can charge users less than Rs. 19 but cannot charge more than Rs. 19
- User can changed his/her mobile operater, only after a minimum of 3 months or 90 days
- Post-paid users should pay all ther bill or dues before porting ther number to any other mobile operator
- If Postpaid user had paid any deposits, then it may not retturned or refunded to the users if he changes his operator