If you want to buy a prepaid connection, all you need is your original ID / address proof. Your Sim will be activated within 4 hrs of delivery. If the documents submitted are incorrect, your number can be rejected by the operator.
If you are opting for a postpaid connection, you should have original copies of the valid documents.
Postpaid takes 48 hours for activation which includes your tele verification and address verification. If your tele verification and address verification fails your number can be rejected by the operator.
MNP (Mobile Number Portability)
MNP also known as mobile number portability or porting your number from one operator to another operator.
MNP allows you to switch your network from your existing network to a new connection. It takes about 7 days processing time to port your number to a new connection.
To start the porting process, you will need to generate a porting code that is required at the time of delivery.
In order to port to a different operator you must ensure that:
You have spent at least 90 days in the same connection
You should have paid all your dues for postpaid connection
You should have paid an extra usage amount for 7 days of porting process if you are a postpaid user.
Fancy Numbers are the mobile numbers that are released in special series by operators. You can choose from a variety of numbers like mobile number in your favourite series, having your lucky numbers, birthday or anniversary date.