How can I get IMEI number?

Your phone's IMEI number can be obtained by dailing *#06# Alternatively, You can usually find the IMEI numberprinted on the inside of the battery compartment..

What to do when phone is lost?

Track it through tracking Apps, use your tracking apps or operating system's tracking facility

Block your sim card

The PIN (Personal Identification Number) is a 4-digit personal security code (the one you have to enter every time you switch your phone on). If thief make three failed attempts to enter your PIN, your SIM card will be automatically blocked.

Why Take Mobile Insurance?

Now a days mobile phones, especially the smartphones, phablets, laptops, iPads and the likes have become very costly. These devices have become very vital in our day to day lives. They always keep us in touch with one another. It is also obvious that the cases of theft or loss of these costly devices are on the increase every day.

Why Take Mobile Insurance

Mobility demands Insurance , Have you ever thought this? Why do Cars and Bikes are sold with compulsory Insurance at the time of purchase almost everywhere in the world? It’s because of the fact that the probability of accidents and hence damage is always more in a mobile object than a stable one. Similarly, the possibility of a mobile objects getting lost or stolen is also very high as compared to a stable one. Not every house is insured, not every jewellery lying at home or bank locker is insured but all cars and bikes are definitely insured especially during the 1st year of its life.

Now the question that arises is why don’t we get our Cell Phones (Mobile Phones) insured ? There are Two reasons.
First : most of us are not aware of the fact that a Mobile Phone can also get insured and
Second : we all believe that we will never lose are phone but the probability is very high of one losing a phone as it’s mobile and that is exactly what is explained above.

Now that you are aware of the fact Mobile Insurance will make a Cell Phone a secured Mobile Phone. Let us see how it can be done :

What is covered in a mobile phone Insurance?
Generally, a Mobile insurance policy covers you under the following cases :

Terrorist Activities
Fortuitous Circumstances

What is NOT covered?

Stolen from unattended Vehicles, except from a car that is fully enclosed and securely locked.
Damage during the hire or loan to a third party, friend or relative. If you lend your phone to your friend and if he losses/damages the phone, you cannot claim insurance!
Mobile handset disappearing without clear reason.
Intentional act by the insured party.
Overcharging, Overloading and experimentation involving imposition of any abnormal conditions.
Mechanical and electronic breakdown or derangement.
Damage by wear and tear, vermin, atmospheric or climatic condition or gradual deterioration, inherent defect or from any process of cleaning, repairing or maintenance.
Loss of mobile due to negligence of owner

Mobile Phone Insurance Policies - Premium Rates
The premium is approx Rs. 20 per Rs.1, 000 of the amount indemnified., that is,If your declared value of the mobile phone is Rs. 5,000 the premium would be approximately Rs. 100.

How to claim? Procedure & Things to do when you lost your mobile
The premium is approx Rs. 20 per Rs.1, 000 of the amount indemnified., that is,If your declared value of the mobile phone is Rs. 5,000 the premium would be approximately Rs. 100.

Lodge a police complaint. File an FIR Get your SIM blocked by your Operator
Get SIM Barring service proof from your operator. Generally, upon request your network operator would give you a proof for SIM Barring/Rejection. In case you are not able to get hold of that proof, atleast get the SIM Change Subscription Bill (which proves that you have changed your SIM). This is available only from Customer Relationship offices of network operator.
Keep your Mobile Purchase Invoice/Bill handy as this is the only proof of ownership for your mobile phone.
Make sure you do all these steps within 48 hours of the incident.