Finally, all our tensions are over, from today mobile users can change their operator without changing their number. After lots of delay in mobile portability service (MNP) is been apply in whole country (India). Mobile phone companies will pay more attention towards their users from today. To let their users not go away companies will start more new services. We (users) will always be in profit; people from Haryana are being using this since November 25, 2010.

What is Portability?
Mobile phone users will be united to choose any network provider they think is best for them. Now if you’re totally frustrated with your operator you’re allowed to change your operator in a way that you’re number will remain with you but operator gets change.

What to Do?
Users only have to send one SMS through their mobile phone to 1900. For that you need to type PORT your mobile number, for instance, type PORT 9893605456 and send it to 1900. You’ll get porting code after it. Later, you need to fill porting form to send. Users will get all details like porting date and time in their mobile only and charge Rs. 19 only.

For Prepaid Users
For prepaid users, talk time balance will not be return back to you, if you change your operator and also your new operator will not adjust your remaining balance you left in your last operator. So, use your balance till it gets zero before changing your operator.

For Postpaid Users
For postpaid users, they need to submit their last bill with porting form they submit to change operator. But condition is the number you’re changing its operator should not have any court case.

90 Days Time Period you’ll get

To change from one operator to other, 90 days time period you’ll get means once you changed your operator you’ll not be able to switch to any other operator till 90 days.


  1. For that you need to visit or call your new network provider to let them know you're switching. You'll be asked for your "porting code(you receive from sms)" and your document proof.

    Now they'll check and once everything is clear they'll let you know via sms with the date and time of the number porting.

    Also you'll get a new SIM card from your new service provider after the no-service hours.

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