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How to Activate/De-Activate Airtel DND Services

DND (Do Not Disturb) helps to stop unwanted network calls or SMS on your Airtel mobile number. If you’re regularly receiving promotional and spam calls, you can stop these annoying calls by activating the Airtel DND service on your number. Just send the below SMS to block unwanted calls on your number or either you can block receiving calls and promotional offers from a specific category which is given below.

 (1) Banking/Insurance/Financial products/credit cards.

 (2) Real Estate.

 (3) Education.

 (4) Health.

 (5) Consumer goods and automobiles.

 (6) Airtel Products & Services/Communication/Broadcasting/ Entertainment/IT.

 (7) Tourism and Leisure.

 (0) Fully Blocked.

How to Activate Airtel DND Service on your Number

You can choose the below format to block SMS on specific preferences or fully blocked.

In case you want to stop all promotions, SMS “START 0” to 1909.

If you want to block promotional offers for a specific category then send SMS “START <Select Preference>” or “START <1>” to register your preference for receiving selective categories of promotional SMS’, to 1909. (Choose number if you want to block reeving Call or SMS on a particular topic)

You can request online to activate Airtel DND Service on your number.

How to De-Activate Airtel DND Service on your number

If you want to continue receiving these promotional calls or SMS on your number then you can deactivate the Airtel DND service on your number. Just send an SMS from your Airtel number, Type STOP to 1909 to deactivate the Airtel DND service on your number. Also, you can dial IVR number 1909 or request online to activate or deactivate the DND service.