However, now the scenario has changed and even in your region there are several new series, and it is tough to guess the region or the operator on by looking at the starting digits of the phone number. Here are some simple ways to find it out.
Wikipedia Page has it all –This page at Wikipedia, titled as ‘Mobile telephone numbering in India’ has the full list of the several mobile phone operators, their region based upon the first 4 digits of the mobile phone numbers issued by them.
Find out the region and operator for any mobile phone number in indiaNow, if you want to know about the operator and region of particular mobile phone number, simply use ‘Ctrl+F’ and enter the first 4 digits of the mobile phone number, and hit on search to find out its region and Operator.
TP2Location :TP2Location is an online tool, which helps you to find out the location of any mobile phone number across the world, it has a search engine like interface, as shown below.
TP to location online tool to find out the region and service providerHere you simply need to enter the phone number along with the country code. Sometimes when a call from a mobile phone is made to some other mobile phone number in India, the country code doesn’t reflect and the numbers appears to start with 0, in such case, you will have to remove the zero and add +91 or 0091 in order to get the location (region) and operator of the mobile phone number.
A tool by India on a Page :India on a Page has an online tool which tells you about any mobile phone or landline number as well.
India on a page has an online tool which can help you to trace any mobile or landline phone number
Indian Mobile number lookup :Indian mobile number lookup is another service which allows you to find the operator and region for any mobile phone number in India, just by entering the first 4 digits of the mobile phone number.
Indian mobile number lookupAll the above ways work pretty fine, go ahead and give them a try, if you know about any other service or way, which can help us to know about a mobile phone number’s service provider (operator) and region, do share with us via comments.