30-08-2012, 06:11 PM
Ban on bulk SMS, MMS revoked with immediate effect
he government on Thursday revoked ban on bulk SMS with immediate effect. The ban on bulk sms was to expire on Friday.
Ban on bulk SMSes and MMSes withdrawn with immediate effect, home ministry said in a statement. The ban was imposed on August 17, after reports emerged that threatening SMS-es were being sent to students from the North-East in cities like Bangalore and Hyderabad. It was aimed at checking the spread of rumours.