You can't carry this on you if you're visiting India
March 8, 2018 | 10:51 AM
by Times News Service
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Muscat: Carrying a satellite phone to India could land you in trouble with authorities, the Indian embassy in Oman has warned.

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"Foreigners traveling to India are advised not to carry or use Thuraya/Iridium satellite phones. Any foreigner found holding or carrying Thuraya/Iridium satellite phones would be prosecuted with confiscation of such satellite phones and other penalties under relevant provisions of the Indian Wireless Act and the Indian Telegraph Act," a statement issued by the Embassy of India in Oman said.

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