is official tweetDid you receive an SMS on your Airtel number regarding stoppage of voice calls from 7-1-2018? Actually, you don’t need to panic about it.The full SMS will be “Dear customer, Voice services shall stop from 07/01/2018.Continue to use your number you can generate UPC to port in any other network“.So many calls regarding this message made Airtel to tweet about this.On their official tweet, Airtel confirmed that this is some 3rd party message and not originated from Airtel.
Airtel Voice Services shall stop Generate UPC to Port SMS
Airtel users across the country received an SMS on 05/01/2018 onwards regarding stoppage of voice services.The SMS look like official information but it doesn’t.The message simply says Airtel will stop voice calls from 7/1/2018.In order to make your mobile number active, port out to other telecom operators using self-generated Port codes. So we clarified this issue with Airtel and they informed via official tweet that customers need not worry.Airtel is not going to stop voice services and don’t port out to other network operators.