How To Activate or Remove BSNL Call Barring in SIM Card or Landline


My phone calls barred, I don’t know the reason why it is? the query raised from many, First, we understand what BSNL call barring means and When we face this situation and how to remove call barring from BSNL SIM card or landline, What are the ways to activate BSNL SIM card subscription again without losing existing money in the account?

BSNL call barring is nothing but a restriction of certain types of incoming or outgoing calls also called blocking of calls, and it is just like mobile locking or landline locking, where it can be done by the mobile user himself or by their service provider due to various reasons.

Now here we will discuss all the related issues for BSNL call barring and the process involved to release the blocked calls. The possible reasons from user side are mainly three types

Reasons from the operator side for BSNL call barring

  • Recharge not done in time before the expiry of validity and Grace periods.
  • Non-availability of user credentials as per the rule.

Why do outgoing calls are barred in new BSNL SIM?

  • After activation of BSNL new SIM card, all outgoing calls barred and only incoming calls are allowed. It is because of non-activation of plan voucher, i.e., BSNL first recharge coupon (FRC).
  • If customer recharges the First recharge with any mode (online / wallets / direct recharge), the outgoing calls will activate and charge as per the new plan.

Recently existing mobile customers are facing a problem with BSNL call barring, In that situation what can a customer will do to overcome the issue and how to reactivate mobile services is a task, but now it made easy with new solutions.

Millions of the mobile customers are using SIM cards of BSNL, but some didn’t check their validity period in prepaid due to the requirement of recharges for their usage.

As per Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, every prepaid plan will have some mentioned validity, and if a customer didn’t recharge their subscribed plan before expiry, then the mobile plan will activate with BSNL GP1 and GP2 periods

For the customers who maintain balance, but not checks about the validity, Operator will automatically extend the validity temporarily by deducting the corresponding required balance if available.

How to remove call barring in prepaid mobile?

First, check the plan with the following options

  • *123#
  • Approach the CSC of BSNL
  • Dialing customer care

If you fall under Plan8 and not receiving incoming calls, then try to recharge with any BSNL plan vouchers available in the market, then the call barring will automatically disable and activates the incoming and outgoing calls as per the subscription.

What to do if BSNL Call barring not deactivated after recharging also?

  • Approach nearest CSC or customer care and complain about the issue facing. CSC frontend staff or customer care representatives will check the plan, validity and complain unbarring of the barred services.

How many days will it take to clear call barring after complaint?

  • Usually, it will take a minimum of 2 hours and maximum of 24hours to resolve the issue.

How to do BSNL call barring on Android phone?

The call barring on an Android device results the subscriber to deactivate the outgoing facility from a mobile phone. Let’s have a look at how you can do BSNL call barring on your mobile (Android 7)?

  • Open your contact list and click on three dotted patterns at top right.
  • Click Settings
  • Select More settings
  • Click Call barring
  • Select Voice call
  • Select your choice for BSNL call barring (All outgoing calls / International calls / All Incoming calls / All Incoming calls when roaming) with barring code.
  • A pop up will ask you to enter the PIN. Enter your desired PIN or default call barring code and click OK.
  • Immediately, you will get a confirmation message about the same on your screen.

How to remove BSNL call barring in subscribers mobile?

Follow the above process as it is up to the selection of choice. In that, click on your activated option, You will ask to enter call barring password (PIN), Submit the PIN and click on OK, then you will release the facility.

How to disable call barring on iPhone if activated?

  • Open your iPhone settings
  • Check Airplane Mode, If it is ON or OFF. Select Off and wait for five seconds, if it is in ON condition for unbarring.
  • Go to the iPhone Settings > Do Not Disturb > make sure it’s OFF.
  • Verify if call forwarding is turned on or not. Make sure to turn off and unbar all the calls.

The above options for BSNL call barring in Android or iPhone will work only if a mobile number is in active status and operating condition.

How to reactivate BSNL postpaid mobile or remove call barring?

In a postpaid mobile, operator bars the outgoing facility when a bill is pending against the invoice issued even after the disconnection date. After one week of Pay by date, the disconnection process will starts and bars the outgoing facility in BSNL postpaid SIM card.

After the payment of an outstanding bill, it will reconnect again by processing the payments. If a customer requires immediate reconnection, he/she can submit the payment details to customer service center authorities for instant activation of unblocking the BSNL call barring.

What is the process for Unbarring in BSNL Landline?

BSNL landline is a postpaid service, and it also disconnects due to non payment of outstanding bill, but the disconnection date falls after 7 days of due date, After payment at CSC counters of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, within an hour outgoing facility will be reactivated.

In landline also, user have to deactivate the outgoing facility with BSNL dynamic locking system, It means you can do BSNL call barring by activating Call Barring Code, and to disable the same call blocking settings, you can

>> Follow the steps of BSNL Landline Dynamic Lock System for barring and unbarring of outgoing facility

Now, you must know BSNL outgoing barred solution and the reasons why it happens? The above total info on BSNL call barring will helps to get rid of the worries, By having a look back at the info you must find the best solution for unblocking.

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