Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched a Star membership programme for Rs 498 prepaid plan. To avail the membership, customers will have to recharge their mobile number with 498 prepaid recharge plan.
Called the Star 498, the new prepaid plan offers unlimited local, STD, and roaming calls to any network and circles except Delhi and Mumbai, 1,000 SMS messages benefits, and 30GB of data. The freebies would be valid only for 30 days, though there is a plan validity of 365 days. As of now, BSNL has listed the Rs 498 Star prepaid plan in the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana circles.
Telecom Talk reports, BSNL will also offer discounts on future recharges for Star 498 members. For example, a Rs 447 plan will be offered at Rs 407 whereas the Rs 97 plan will be offered at Rs 76. Customers will get the discounted prices throughout the validity of the Star Membership subscription. At the moment, the Star membership can be availed only through the Rs 498 prepaid plan.
Meanwhile, BSNL has recently launched the Abhinandan-151 plan in all circles. The BSNL Abhinandan-151 plan comes with a validity period of 24 days and offers benefits such as unlimited local, STD, and roaming calls. Apart from calling, it also offers 1GB data per day that comes to 24GB data in total and 100 SMS per day for the subscribers. Once the data limit of 1GB is exhausted in a day, the speed will be reduced to 40 Kbps.
Earlier, BSNL VASANTHAM GOLD – PV 96 recharge plan was also launched with a subscription validity of 90 days. The Rs 96 plan comes with a validity of 180 days and offers unlimited local and STD calls to any network including roaming except to Mumbai and Delhi circles. Apart from calling, the plan also offers 100 SMS per day.