The Lost Mobile Can Be Tracked The Government Is Preparing The Imei Database

The Ministry of Telecommunication has asked to launch Central Equipment Identity Register (CEIR) project to control mobile theft and arrest the stolen mobile phones. Under this project, a database of International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) numbers of all mobile phones operated in the country will be created. The IMEI number of mobile phones stolen using it will be soon blacklisted.The IMEI number of mobile phones stolen using it will be soon blacklisted. IMEI number is a special identifier for every mobile device.After the implementation of this project, customers will be able to track their smartphones better after the phone is lost in the next week.

What are the IMEI numbers?

  • International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI Number) is a unique identification number. This number is number 15 and it is called the identity number of the mobile.
  • If there is a mobile single SIM then it has an IMEI number. There are two IMEI numbers in the double sim mobile phone.
  • The SIM card has the same IMEI number as the mobile. This is a unique number that is provided to only one mobile in the whole world.
Why is the IMEI Number Important?
  • IMEI number is the unique number of mobile phones. This number can be learned about the precise positioning of mobile phones.
  • If the mobile phone is lost or stolen, then the location of the phone can be learned from this 15-digit IMEI number.
  • Police and other security agencies search the mobile for theft using the IMEI number.
  • The IMEI number remains active even if the stealer has taken mobile deactivation and the location of mobile is known.
  • Whenever we buy a new mobile phone, the phone box and the IMEI number on the bill are written.
  • Do not panic if your mobile phone or bill has been lost. You can find your IMEI number by dialing * # 06 # on your mobile.
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