lifecell will notify you about a blackout: how to activate this SMS service
So far, informational SMS will be sent to the people of Kiev, but soon the service will be available throughout Ukraine.
The energy company YASNO announced on its Facebook page that it is introducing information to subscribers about a power outage.
Users of the operator who have connected the service will receive informational SMS. Now the people of Kiev will be aware of planned and unscheduled power outages, even if they do not have access to mobile Internet.
The service is completely free and in order to activate it, you need to dial the combination *277# from your mobile, select the “Activate” option and enter the number of the blackout group. The group number can be found on the YASNO website .
The company notes that the service is currently available only to residents of Kyiv, but soon YASNO plans to introduce it throughout the controlled territory of Ukraine, which it serves.
YASNO also notes that they will be happy if other mobile operators join the project about informing the population about power cuts, but so far the service is available only for lifecell subscribers.
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