Mobile Device Management System (MDMS) to go live from Shrawan 1 | 15 June 2021


The government has announced to bring Mobile Device Management System (MDMS) into operation from July 1 through the budget of the coming Fiscal Year 2078/79 BS. It is said that illegal mobiles will be banned as soon as this system is implemented.

At present, mobile phones are entering Nepal from other countries through legal (white channel) and illegal (gray channel). Apart from that, stolen and lost mobiles have been blacklisted. The Nepal Telecommunications Authority, informed that the mobiles coming from MDMS through gray channel and blacklisted will be banned.

In the most recent data of Customs Department 6.35 million cell phones worth Rs. 32.09 billion were imported in the initial 10 months of the financial year 2077/78 the most noteworthy ever throughout the entire existence of the country.

To analyze, the volume of cell phone imports added up to simply Rs. 14.68 billion during a similar time-frame the prior year. As should have been obvious, this 2.18x augmentation is huge information for Nepal’s cell phone industry and a marker of the viability of IMEI enlistment to debilitate dark imports.

This task was started back in 2018 and offered to OSI Consultancy (India), Numera SDN. BHD. (Malaysia), and Namaste Global Communications (Singapore). The expense of building this framework is assessed at a little more than 7 million USD. As expect, this framework will just perceive those imports that have followed the due determination and permit their activity.

All the authority cell phone wholesalers/merchants will enroll their gadgets in MDMS. Be that as it may, unlawfully imported gadgets will be successfully obstructed from any public telecom administrator’s organization. Furthermore, similar to I referenced before, the gatherings associated with such exercises will likewise be dependent upon lawful activity as characterized by the current guideline.

After the execution of MDMS, unlawfully purchased cell phones will presently don’t be operable. Consequently, it will adequately stop the offer of cell phones from illicit channels.

Register your handset’s IMEI at NTA

To work with this interaction, NTA had begun online IMEI enlistment to make things simpler for the clients.

  • To select your telephone in the information base, click here.
  • Subsequent to presenting the application, you’ll get an email recognizing your solicitation for IMEI enrollment.
  • When NTA finishes the foundation study, it will either dis/support the application.
  • To check if your telephone is enrolled, you can visit this connection.

NTA had made IMEI enrollment mandatory in April 2016. It had even said that the telephones with unregistered IMEI numbers would get broken from April 1, 2017. Nonetheless, referring to different reasons, the association decided not to make the move.

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