Reliance Communications , which so far has been the biggest loser in Mobile Number Portability, seems to be bucking the
Telecom regulator TRAI is getting more stringent in getting its directions implemented more diligently and now it is gradually defining financial penalties for not following its regulations in its true spirit. TRAI has been receiving numerous complaints in the area of Mobile Number Portability and it has brought about new guidelines time to time and now it has decided to levy financial penalties to telecom operators for not implementing MNP rules and guidelines properly.
In this directive TRAI reiterated that there is no such provision in MNP regulation which allows telecom operators to commit such action. Promptly reacting on the issue, TRAI has directed all telecom operators not to entertain any port cancellation requests.
Idea Cellular continues to strengthen its position on MNP turf as its net gain has crossed 20.68 lakh customers as on 31st Dec’11. Idea
It seems Idea Cellulars latest “India 3G pe Busy” Ad campaign is being taken seriously by mobile customers. The recent Mobile Number Portability (MNP) data reveals the fact and success of this Ad campaign. As per exclusive MNP data as on 31st July’2011, Idea Cellular tops the MNP chart with net gain of 9.28 lakhs customers. These customers have opted Idea by switching from their existing mobile service provider. Idea has net gain of 9.28 lakh customers ahead of Vodafone which has net gain of 8.07 lakh and Airtel at third place with net gain of 7.20 lakh. Cirlces which have showed highest gains for Idea are Maharashta, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu,Andhra Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
According to the latest data of Mobile Number Portability Idea Cellular continues to be the most preferred operator for mobile use
Mobile Number Portability has witnessed more than 105.7 lakh requests from mobile subscribers in India at the end of May 2011 according to the data released by TRAI. MNP requests stoo