The South Asian Times

24 May 2019 16:58 PM

Ban on import or use of satellite phones in India

According to a travel advisory issued by the Embassy of India in Washington DC all persons traveling to India are advised that use of Thuray/iridium satellite phones is not allowed in India. Bringing of these satellite phones to India by foreigners is banner and all travelers are advised to ensure that they do not carry satellite phones to India. These phones shall be detained/confiscated and the passenger can be penalized under the relevant sections of Indian telegraph act.

Update: 07 June, 2018