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PTA Will Block All Illegal and Unregistered Phones After October 20

According to the PTA, illegal mobile handsets that don’t come with a valid IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number will be blocked after the expiry of the deadline.

In this regard, the telecom watchdog formally circulated an SMS recently, asking people to get their handsets verified and check if it possesses a valid IMEI number. Otherwise, it will be blocked after October 20.

Procedure to Check IMEI
From Device packaging/box
From Device (under battery)
By dialing *#06# USSD command

Procedure to Verify IMEI
SMS: Send IMEI to 8484 short code (10 Paisas plus tax)

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