The Department of Telecommunication (DOT) India has mandated all companies involved in sale/rental of International SIM Cards/Global Calling Cards must conduct proper KYC formalities. The objective herein is to ascertain the true identity of the customer and to prevent misuse of the telecom facilities from a national security perspective.

Hence, the following documents are required to be sent at in order to activate a mobile connection

  1. Copy of your passport (front & back)
  2. Copy of valid VISA
  3. Copy of the travel ticket