Mobile phone thefts are increasing day by day and the annual losses are ranging in around 500 crore rupees which is a huge amount of money. You can also be a victim of mobile phone theft like me who lost a nokia mobile phone. Try to make sure you perform the most important steps to make sure you recover a Lost or Stolen Mobile Phone.
Generally people dont care about any important mobile phone details like IMEI numbers or any other details of their handsets which is the reason once they lose their handsets they are in a stage where they cannot do anything about the theft. First of all you need to find the IMEI number of your mobile phone which can be easily done by dialing *#06# which once done shows you the Serial Number which is a 15 digit unique number for your mobile phone handset. You need to give this IMEI number to your mobile phone telecom service provider for tracking.
You can also go for mobile phone insurance because with the increasing about of handser thefts its better to pay a small amount of money towards insurance and stay tension free though you cannot recover the important data on your handset and its only possible to recover a new handset from the insurance company in case your handset is lost/stolen.