How to Activate DND On Airtel:
To avoid unwanted telemarketing calls or SMS, You can register your telephone number in Airtel’s Do Not Disturb registry. Send an SMS with the message Start 0 to 1909 OR Call 1909 and follow instructions.
Activating DND By SMS
Send an SMS with the message Start 0 to 1909 OR Call 1909 and follow instructions
Airtel DND Register Online
Please click here if you are an Airtel Postpaid or Prepaid Mobile customer and wish to register on our Do Not Disturb list.
Airtel DND Un-Register Online
Please click here if you are an Airtel Postpaid or Prepaid Mobile customer and wish to de-register from Do Not Disturb list.
Airtel DND Compliant Registration
If You are registered under DND and if you are getting sms and promotional Call from Any one you can lodge a Compliant against them . To Register Compliant click here
How To Activate DND
→ To get resolution of this issues, you have an option to receive calls and SMS from a few selected industry. As classifyed by TRAI.
→ If you choose not to receive any commercial messages or calls i.e for fully blocked registration:
- You can call 1909 (toll free) from your landline or mobile and select your Perferences
- You can also register by SMS by sending START DND or START 0 to 1909. If you choose to receive SMS on select categories or for partially blocked registration, you can send SMS in this format START < space> < preference no > to 1909.
- There are 7 preference numbers to choose from:
- START 0 – Fully blocked
- START 1 – Banking, Insurance, Financial products and credit cards
- START 2 – Real Estate
- START 3 – Education
- START 4 – Health
- START 5 – Consumer goods and automobiles
- START 6 – Communication, Broadcasting, Entertainment and IT
- TART 7 – Tourism and Leisure
→ For instance, type START 4 to 1909, if you want to receive messages only on HEALTH.
→ You can also include more than one preference number like START 4,6 to receive messages for more than one preference.
→ Activation of DND service takes 7 working days.
→ To Activate your number for DND, simply dial 1909 from your mobile number or just send ‘START DND’ as an SMS to 1909.