In India, there are lot of offers provided by telecom retailers for increasing the customer base. There will be lot of attracting offers and people tend to buy it, use it as a secondary connection, throw it off once the offer is exhausted.
In another instance there would be people buying the sim card in your name and creating an identity theft. SIM card could be used as anti social activities by the thief or hacker etc..
Inorder to curb such instances and reduce the number base of the customer Govt of India has brought in an innovative method.
Details of all SIM cards purchased with your Aadhaar number in your name can be found at the site below. Among them you can block SIM cards that stealthily use your Aadhaar number without your knowledge.
Open the above site on your mobile and type in your mobile number and you will receive OTP, soon after you verify OTP, next page shows the numbers of all the SIM cards purchased with your Aadhaar number, You will have option to ban any of the number from any operator both postpaid and prepaid from Airtel Jio VI MTNL and BSNL.
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