Today we got bad news for all SMS lovers that you can send only 5 SMS and upto 20 KB MMS per day. More than 5 sms or more than 20 KB of data through mobile phones during the ban period.Union Home Secretary RK Singh said "We have banned bulk SMSes and MMSes for 15 days".
Why 5 SMS per Day Limits in North India, due to Assam Violence. If you are reading this article that means you are also irritating from the 5 SMS per day ban.
Past few days many rumors had spread about Assam and other North east people. As the result violence started but still not busted since everything is under control of government. Yesterday nearly 2000 other state people who worked in Tamil nadu went back to their home state. They think there is threats to people of northeastern origin living in other parts of the country by this SMS and doctored videos.
As a result it even leads to violence due to this rumours by miscreants had led to people belonging to the north east to flee from Bangalore, Pune and some other parts of the country.
To check spread of rumours which has led to exodus of northeastern people from certain states, government banned from today bulk SMSes and MMSes for 15 days across the country.
Soon Government will find the solution to this problem.One cannot able to send more than 20Kb data from one number. ie., 20kb = 5 sms.Riot in Assam continues to some other districts-Govt order to ban bulk text Messages and mms-only 5 sms\mms per day Lot of them can't live without sending SMS.
5 SMS per day For 15 days official news released by Government Of India.