Sim Card Fraud: While buying a SIM card, you are asked for your ID and only then you are given a SIM card, you can never take ID in the name of another person, although nowadays many such cases come to the fore in which the identity of a person Someone else is running the SIM card on the ID of the name. It is obvious that this is a SIM card fraud, in such a situation, if the person who has the SIM card with your ID commits a crime or does any wrong thing through the SIM card, then the first person in whose name the ID will be the same. But keeping in mind that this should not happen to you, we are going to tell you a method through which you can block fake SIM cards in minutes.
Indian Telecom Department has launched a special portal. With the help of this, it can be found that how many SIM cards are active on your ID, if any other SIM card is issued on your ID without your knowledge, then you can block it. According to government guidelines, a person can take 9 mobile connections. However, apart from select individuals, no one issues so many SIMs in his name.
How to check how many sims are registered in your name
Firstly login to the portal (https://tafcop.dgtelecom.gov.in/alert.php).
After that enter your number and mention the OTP on the portal.
Now you will see information about active connections.
Here users can send requests to block such numbers, about which they are not aware.
After making the request, a ticket ID will be sent by the department so that you can track it.
This number is closed in a few weeks.