Pan India 4G – LTE service license holder Reliance JIO Infocomm (RJIL) all set to launch its much awaited 4G mobile and high speed data services, many latest developments are happing behind the scene of RJIL and we are updating all these things at TelecomTalk as it happens.
India’s Department of Telecom (DoT) today officially issued MCC & MNC Codes for Mobile Access Services. to Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (RJIL) for 22 telecom circles namely : West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar – Jharkhand, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra – Goa, North East, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu (including Chennai), Uttar Pradesh (West), Uttar Pradesh (East), Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai.
A mobile network code (MNC) is used in combination with a mobile country code (MCC) (also known as a “MCC / MNC tuple”) to uniquely identify a mobile phone operator/carrier using the GSM, LTE (4G), CDMA, and WCDMA – UMTS (3G) and some satellite mobile networks.
A Comprehensive List of MCC and Mobile Network Code (MNC) of Reliance Jio (Telecom circle wise) :
Earlier all all these 21 MCC & MNC codes was allocated to Loop Telecom and one MCC & MNC code to Datacom (Videocon) in Tamil Nadu (including Chennai) circle and DoT canceled their codes as their 2G license was canceled by the Supreme Court and they failed to Re-gain it in Auction of 2G spectrum in 2013.
The DoT has already allocates 22 million mobile numbers (2.2 crore numbers) in 70 series (starting from 7) for all 22 circles to Reliance Jio Infocomm to launch its 4G services as earlier we shared on TelecomTALK.
How to Check Reliance Jio 4G Network Availability:
Tip : If you have any handset or smartphone which supports 4G – LTE band 40 (2300Mhz) then you can do a manual network search and see if you see any new MNC codes as listed above from your circle / cities .