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Apple seeks discussion on pesky call complaint app issue with Trai

'Do not disturb' application developed by Train makes it easy for consumers to file complaint regarding unsolicited commercial, promotional calls, by just selecting the call, SMS

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

An iPhone is seen on display at a kiosk at an Apple reseller store in Mumbai. Trai, which has been exchanging e-mails with Apple Inc for over a year to find a solution to the impasse, is still open to discussions on the Do Not Disturb (DND) app issue.
An iPhone is seen on display at a kiosk at an Apple reseller store in Mumbai. Trai, which has been exchanging e-mails with Apple Inc for over a year to find a solution to the impasse, is still open to discussions on the Do Not Disturb (DND) app issue.

After being openly rebuked by for not allowing operations of pesky call complaint app on iPhones, in a climb-down has written to the regulator to discuss and resolve the issue.

"They (Apple) have written to us for a meeting on the issue saying that they have an approach on this which they want to discuss," Chairman on Thursday said in his response to query on the matter at Mobile Congress.


The pesky call or 'Do not disturb' application developed by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of makes it easy for consumers to file complaint regarding unsolicited commercial or promotional calls and SMS by just selecting the call from their call log in the phone or SMS from inbox.

As per the regulator, had denied access to call logs and SMS inbox for the application.

Sharma has expressed strong displeasure on Apple's move.

First Published: Thu, September 28 2017. 21:35 IST
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