TDSAT Dis­misses Telcos Plea Against Trai’s VAS Man­date

Voice&Data - - TELE-STATS -

The tele­com tri­bunal, TDSAT knocks off telcos chal­lenge against Trai’s VAS guide­lines is­sued in July 2012 and has di­rected them to im­ple­ment Trai’s rec­om­men­da­tions on VAS within 3 months. Trai had man­dated op­er­a­tors to take ex­plicit con­sent via SMS or email or Fax or in writ­ing from cus­tomers be­fore ac­ti­vat­ing any value added ser­vices. With a view to pro­tect the in­ter­est of the cus­tomers, Trai has di­rected op­er­a­tors to in­form cus­tomers through SMS the due date for re­newal of any sub­scribed value added ser­vice, the re­newal charges, and a toll free num­ber for un­sub­scrib­ing from the ser­vice, 3 days be­fore the date of re­newal.

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