The TRAI issued draft Regulations to facilitate Mobile Number Portability (MNP) implementation in the country.The draft regulations lay down the business process for implementing mobile number portability. They cover the following important points:
- Subscriber’s eligibility conditions for porting.
- Rights obligations and duties of service providers
- Rights, obligations and duties of Donor operator, where the subscriber exists before porting
- Rights, obligations and duties of recipient operator, where the subscriber moves after porting
Rights, obligations and duties of Mobile Number Portability Service Provider (MNPSP), who facilitates the mobile number portability through its clearing house and Number portability Database centre.
Porting Process guidelines which describe the entire porting process right from the time subscriber requests for porting his mobile number till the porting takes place.