Now get paid for call drops: 5 key benefits you want to know
Now get paid for call drops: 5 key benefits you want to know

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Bringing some respite to cell phone users, sectoral regulator TRAI has now made it mandatory for telecom operators to compensate consumers for call drops.

Here are five things you ought to know for your benefit.

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