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Call Waiting


Call waiting is a feature that lets you know when someone else is trying to call you when you are already on a call.

You can answer, reject or ignore this second call. The service is free and is already set up on all Airtel mobile phones.


How to handle a second call

When you are already on a call and someone else calls, you will hear the call waiting tone (a beep).You can do the following:

End the first call and answer the second:

Follow the options on the screen of your phone.

Put the first call on hold and answer the second:

  • Ask the first caller to hold the line.
  • Follow the options on your phone.
  • You may now speak to the second caller.

To switch between the two calls

  • Follow the options on your phone

Reject the second call:

  • Follow the options on your phone

You can also ignore the second call by taking no action when you hear the call-waiting tone.