Meaning : Calling line identification restriction
Category : Telecommunications
Sub Category : Cellular Telephony
What does CLIR mean or stand for ?
CLIR is a service that is offered by all major mobile service eproviders.It offers anonymity to the person who applies for it and hides your phone number when you call another mobile phone.To the call receiver,it will show “unknown number or private number”.
This privilege is not available to everyone and only high ranking government officials,diplomats or VIPs can avail of this service