To prevent porting, some telecom service providers offer outgoing SMS on prepaid vouchers. Troy assessed that the facility was not provided. Despite having sufficient balance, the UPC for porting the mobile number In a statement issued on Tuesday, Troy said it had received a number of complaints about the inability of SMS to the ‘1900’ number for the (unique porting code) generation. TRAI has directed service providers to ensure immediate porting facility to all prepaid and postpaid customers as per the Telecommunication Mobile Number Portability Regulations 2009.
SMS related to mobile number portability on prepaid vouchers and plans. The assessment is that not providing the facility to send is a violation of the standards. Vodafone Idea also hiked rates after Airtel last month. The company has also revised some of its plans, with a rate hike of 18-25 per cent. According to this, the cost of the basic plan for a period of 28 days, which was Rs 75, has been increased to Rs 99. In addition, the SMS provided earlier with the plan. The service was also canceled. Vodafone Idea SMS is only available for plans above Rs 179. The complaint to Geo Troy states that the service is provided.