Starting today Govt. has asked mobile operators in India to disable all phones without a valid IMEI number. We are sure a lot of users using illegally imported phones and knock-offs would be affected. To make life easy we have discovered a free online tool that lets you validate your IMEI number.The free tool hosted on the numbering plans website lets you analyze the IMEI or International Mobile Equipment Identity numbers. It displays the Mobile Brand and Model number the number was originally issued for and also the name of the issuing authority along with the date.
To find out the IMEI number on your handset type *#06# from your homescreen or if that does not work , you might find the number beneath your phone battery. And if you purchased the phone from a genuine retailer, you can also find the number in your bill.
Head over and check if your IMEI number matches your handset Make and Model.
And leave those fears behind !