As per the Notification, with effect from Ist January, 2018 no mobile phone handset manufactured company shall sell the new mobile phone in India without the facility of identifying the location through Satellite based GPS.

1. The Gazette of India: 22nd April, 2016
2. GPS Tracker Notification (Notification No. 105 /(RE-2013) / 2009-2014): 1st January, 2015)