How To Get Rid Of Unsolicited Commercial Calls

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Register With DND (Do Not Disturb)

SMS/dial 1909 or go to your service provider’s website to register your phone number with the National Do Not Call Registry.

National Do Not Call Registry

DND Viable Networks

DND can be registered on Jio, Airtel, and Vodafone-Idea websites.

Viable Networks

Complaint Filing Procedure

File a complaint with the service provider via voice call, SMS, or DND app within three days of receiving unsolicited commercial communication.

File a Complaint on DND App

Third-Party Apps

Use third-party apps on Android, iOS to block spam calls, identify and filter out unwanted calls.

Block Spam Calls

Impersonation or Scam Calls

Remember, genuine entities interact through official channels and avoid revealing critical information over the phone.

Scam Calls

Be Cautious and Informed

Stay informed about the latest scams and tactics by fraudsters to avoid phishing attempts and financial scams initiated through phone calls.

Be Informed of New Scams

File Report To TRAI

Complain to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). They can prosecute telemarketers for violating regulations.

Telemarketing Violation Prosecuters

Maintain A Call Log

Maintain a record of unsolicited calls, including their number, date, and time, for reporting to TRAI.

Compiled By Himani Verma

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