R.I.P. 10 Digit Mobile Numbers, Everyone will have 13 Digit Mobile Numbers from 2019
R.I.P. 10 Digit Mobile Numbers, Everyone will have 13 Digit Mobile Numbers from 2019. As per the Department of Telecom India. Follow PoutStation for the latest news, gossips, entertainment and much more.
Posted 5 years ago in Technology, updated 5 years ago.
R.I.P. 10 Digit Mobile Numbers, Everyone will have 13 Digit Mobile Numbers from 2019, as per the Department of Telecom(DoT). The news came out today where the companies said they are working on 13-Digit mobile numbers.
A BSNL official said,"We received a directive from DoT on January 8, 2018, and we started working on 13 Digit M2M sim cards."
The Communication department of India also wrote in a response to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India(TRAI), that they have approved the 13-Digit Machine-to-Machine(M2M) sim cards.
The 13 digit sim cards will be available for the consumers starting from 1st July. While the other consumers having 10 digit numbers will be ported to 13 digit numbers. The port of 10 digit numbers will start latest by 1st October and will be completed before or by 31st December 2018. Starting 2019 there will be no 10 digit mobile number in the market.
It was already hard to learn the 10 Digit numbers. Now that they are 13-Digits we don't know what are we gonna do. Comment your suggestions below on what you think about this.