This is a complete guide on how to check MNP status online in India.
In fact, these same strategies helped you to check Vodafone, BSNL, Idea, Airtel and Jio MNP status.
So if you want to know your porting status online then you will love this comprehensive guide.
Sounds good? Let’s get started.
What is MNP?
Mobile Number Portability or MNP is a straightforward process that enables subscribers or telephone users to switch from one telecom operator to another without changing numbers.
This whole process of changing the telecom operator to a new operator is called mobile number portability.
Currently, if you are using Jio and you are not satisfied with their service then you might want to switch to another network service provider such as Airtel or Vodafone while retaining your phone number.
In this situation, you can use the mobile number portability feature to change your operator without changing your mobile number. Unfortunately, in the northeastern part of India, province of Jammu and Kashmir this service not available due to security reasons.
According to the latest draft from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) now it’s become very easy to port number to another operator within 4 days. Till date total, 200 million people have applied for the mobile number portability service.
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How to Port Your Number
The process for porting a phone number involves sending a message from your device and subscriber will receive a unique code within 10 minutes and subscriber needs to share the unique code with a new operator.
Send the following text message PORT <10-digit mobile number> to TRAI’s central number for portability which is 1900 from your existing number. You will receive a unique code with the expiry date. Visit the nearest new operator store to complete the process.
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Also, keep in mind your number will be not working for about 2-3 hours during the actual process. Sometimes new service provider may charge a small fee to complete the process. Once number successfully ported, subscriber now accesses all the services, features and offers instantly.
If you already placed a request for mobile number portability and want to check porting status, then keep handy your unique porting code and mobile number.
Who Can Check MNP Status?
Network users from Zone 1 can check MNP status online. If you are from Zone 2 then you can’t do that.
Below you can find states of the different zone.
|Zone – 1||Zone – 2|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Karnataka|
|Uttar Pradesh (E)||Orissa|
|Uttar Pradesh (W)||Tamil Nadu (Chennai)|
Here is a step by step guide to check MNP status online.
How To Check MNP Status Online
- Open MNP Status website to know porting status.
- Type Mobile No, UPC Code, and captcha.
- After that tap on the submit button.
- Next, you will see the MNP status.
- If you entered the incorrect information then you need to put it again.
Wrap Up: As you can see there are different seven stages available along with three different stages such as completed, current, and pending stages.
The above steps also help you to check mnp status for Jio, Vodafone, Airtel, Idea, BSNL, MTNL, Aircel and Uninor.
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