- Mobile number port takes about 5-7 working days
- Messages have to be sent at 1900 for the port
- Address proof and passport size photographs are important documents
Mobile Number Portability (MNP), Telecom subscribers can easily port their number. That is, customers can change the network provider without changing the primary mobile number. To attract more and more customers, telecom companies are constantly offering the best recharge packs and services at an affordable price. Many times customers want to change the network provider even due to slow internet speed, Kharib network. Today we will tell you the method by which you can port your mobile number.
How to file SMS request to port mobile number
Users can easily port from their existing service provider to the new provider.
To get ported, first you have to send an SMS from your phone to 1900. In this message, you have to enter your phone number after giving space after PORT.
After sending the SMS, a unique porting code will appear on your phone.
After this you can get your number ported by visiting the nearest store
Now you have to give the documents and other personal information required to port the number to you at the store.
Pay the port fees and then have to wait for the document verification process
Once the process is complete, the store operator will give you a new SIM card
Documents required for MNP Services
The MNP service requires the user to submit address proof and passport size photographs. These are necessary documents for user verification. Now digital service is also available for porting numbers. Users also have to undergo biometric verification during the document verification.
The porting process usually takes about 5 to 7 days to complete. Till then, users can use their existing prepaid and postpaid connections. On completion of the verification process, cellular connectivity to the existing SIM card is turned off and new SIM card will have to be inserted into the phone to use other telecom services.