Vi will now offer “premium” mobile phone numbers via home delivery: here’s how
Vodafone Idea Limited or “Vi” recently launched a new service where users can benefit from personalized or premium mobile numbers in certain cities. A personalized mobile phone number can be based on the user’s preferences and can contain their birthday or anniversary. These new premium mobile numbers will be delivered to a user’s door at no additional cost, the company said in a statement.
The service is available in major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Surat, Bengaluru and Jaipur.
How to get a personalized Vi mobile number
All users need to do is go to the VI website and follow the link to “choose your mobile phone numbers online” (https://www.myvi.in/new-connection/choose -your-fancy-mobile-numbers-online)
Then fill in some basic information such as your PIN code and your existing mobile phone number.
Below you will see an option to select a custom number. You can choose a number from the suggestions on the website or enter your own which could include a birthday, anniversary, or any number you choose.
Keep in mind that the number you enter may not be available at all times. In some cases, premium numbers are free, while some premium numbers cost Rs 500 to Rs 2000 depending on the number.
Once you have decided on the premium number you want, you can simply enter your name and address to place the order, make payment for a new mobile connection.