From now on, mobile phones brought illegally from abroad and not registered in Nepal will not work. Nepal Telecommunication Authority has implemented Mobile Device Management System (MDMS) from 2079 Bhadra 31st.
MDMS system has been implemented from Thursday to prevent illegal mobile phones from operating within Nepal. It is illegal to buy and sell mobile phones that are not registered with the authority.
From now, before buying a mobile phone, you should check whether the mobile phone is registered with the NTA authority or not. Mobile phones that are not registered in MDMS will not work in Nepal.
What is the MDMS system?
MDMS system is an advanced technology to control unauthorized mobile phones. MDMS is a system used to restrict the entry of illegal mobile phones into Nepal and to legalize the unauthorized use of mobile phones and SIMs by common people.
All mobiles brought from abroad before 30 Bhadra 2079 and currently in operation have been automatically registered in the MDMS system.
How to check if mobile is registered or not
You may be wondering how to know if the mobile is legally registered or not. We will give information about this, read the entire article.
To find out whether the mobile is registered or not, you need to see the IMEI number.
For that first, you have to dial *#06# on the mobile and find the IMEI number. By submitting the IMEI number you can check whether it is registered or not. For that, you should visit the site official site of NTA. Follow the process below to check.
Go to https://mdms.nta.gov.np/ and enter the IMEI number of your mobile into the box and press the blue button as picture below and see if the mobile is registered or not.
To check mobile is registered or not, CLICK HERE
After doing this, you can know whether the mobile is registered in the MDMS system or not.
Why check mobile is registered or not
Have you checked whether your mobile is registered or not? If it is not registered then it may be illegal and restricted to use in Nepal. So we should follow the MDMS system and obey the government rule.
Before buying a mobile phone, you should check whether the mobile phone is registered with the authority or not. It is illegal to buy and sell mobile phones that are not registered with the NTA authority.
MDMS also helps in the search for lost and stolen mobile phones because the IMEI number is registered with the Telecom Authority.
How to check IMEI number
Every mobile has a 15-digit IMEI, which does not match with each other. The IMEI number is the identification of any device that uses a SIM card.
Finding the IMEI number is easy. The IMEI number is given in the box of the new mobile set. Apart from this, you can find the IMEI number by dialing *#06# on the mobile.
Similarly, the IMEI number can be seen by opening the back cover of the mobile, if the mobile has a removable battery.