Reliance Jio MNP: How much time would it take for for porting in to Reliance Jio?

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asked Dec 3, 2016 by Misha Chakraborty
Approximately, how many days would it take for MNP to Reliance Jio? Your experience with MNP would help. Will this mobile number portability be accepted by the donar operator, since this is going to cause them significant loss, looking at the volumes of porting.
commented 11 months ago by anonymous
Unless your operator troubles you, it should take less than 7 days for the new sim to get activated.
I had a very bad experience to get my Vodafone number ported. Vodafone started giving bull sh!t reasons to reject my porting request.  I had to apply for several times for porting. Had a very bad experience with Vodafone.

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answered Dec 13, 2016 by rams (816 points)
 
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Your porting request is submitted to the donar network  (eg., Airtel, Vodafone, Idea etc) by Reliance Jio immediately after you submit your fingerprints and Aadhar Card. You must get an SMS with-in 24 hours saying "Your porting request has been approved". If everything goes smooth with MNP, you should be able to start using your  new SIM card with-in a week.

You will be notified over SMS 24 hours before your network would switch to the new telecom network. They will specify before hand (in the SMS), the exact time at which the switch will happen. At this time, you should see that your current SIM will no longer work - that means its time you replace your old SIM with JIO SIM.

  However, the donar operators are playing cheap tricks in order to reject your porting request. They are trying their best to reject your porting request. So, my caution to the post-paid users of Vodafone and Airtel to clear all your bills and pay excess amount on top of unbilled amount, so that you will not have to have any outstanding balance to your old operator. Do this before your request your porting.

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