Mobile spam

by Vinaya HS on December 12, 2005

in Public Service Ads,The Bangalore Blog

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From Sandeep’s blog:

Public Service Announcement

Are you an Airtel user bombarded with SMSs and automated voice calls every day? Then all you need to do is send “BLOCK” to 222 from your mobile. I don’t recall Airtel ever having publicized this for whatever reasons, but I got pissed off with their recent ads and called them up today to get this answer.

Update:
Apparently, it takes 48 hours to de-list me from their services. Shit, I can’t wait for so long!

Anyone know how to do this for other operators?




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Yogeeta December 14, 2005 at 8:52 AM

I dont think airtel has ever publicised it..
Great tip though.
Lets see if i get anything from airtel after the 48 hrs time.

Vinaya HS December 15, 2005 at 6:36 AM

Good luck!

anoop January 6, 2006 at 8:00 AM

Finally!!!!!!!!!! someone Pissed “vinay” off hehe

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