With the launch of Reliance Jio service in India, there is a new wave of excitement among people that use cellular services. Reliance recently announced its Jio tariffs and plans for both prepaid and postpaid users and also announced bunch of other offers and services that users can avail in their plans.
Before the launch, Reliance Jio SIM cards were only available at Reliance Digital Stores, Digital Xpress and Digital Xpress Mini stores. However, after the launch, Jio SIMs are available at local telecom stores throughout India. But, getting a Reliance Jio SIM card is not as easy as it looks. We are going to tell you how you can avail your Reliance Jio 4G SIM card.
Here is the queue-up waiting to buy Jio SIM at Bhubaneswar
How to Activate Jio?
Look for a store near you that offers Reliance Jio SIM
First you need to locate a store where you can get the Reliance Jio SIM card. Head to the company’s website and find a store in your area. With the introduction of eKYC customer verification system, you can buy the SIM card instantly. Just go to a store that offers Reliance Jio 4G SIM.
Documents required to get Reliance Jio SIM
In order to get the SIM, you need to provide some documents and your Aadhaar card. Aadhaar card will be used for the eKYC verification process to verify your identity and address. If, for any reason, you don’t have an Aadhaar card, you need to provide other documents, list of which can be found on the Jio website.
Activating Reliance Jio SIM
After you have submitted your documents and necessary information, you will receive a set of instructions at your registered email address telling you how to active your Jio SIM. Among these, instructions, there is also a step where the company will call you on your new Reliance Jio SIM number to complete the activation and verification process.
Since Reliance Jio service is based on LTE, you need to activate VoLTE (Voice over LOTE). Dial 1977 to talk to Reliance operator which will guide you through the VoLTE activation process. You may need to tell the operator some information from your purchase bill and other documents so make sure you have access to all of these before making the call.