MTNL has launched 3G video value added services for its subscribers of Delhi and Mumbai telecom circles in association with Shemaroo Entertainment, a digital content provider.
The service will allow users to watch Bollywood movies on ‘MTNL Movie Talkies’ service. The service offers ‘Mini Movies’, which are 15 minutes version of a movie, edited with popular songs, important scenes and dialogues along with a narrator.
The collection of movies covers different genres and languages. Few of the popular Bollywood movies available are Ishqiya, Namak Halal and Don.
MTNL also introduces “Divine Prayers” which offers Live Prayers from major shrines of India such as Shirdi Sai Dham, Kashi Vishwanath, Shani Shinegnapur, Ashtavinayak, Gurudwara PatnaSaheb, Haji Ali Dargaha (Mumbai) amongst others. The service will broadcast live feeds from shrines 24 X 7.
To avail the new 3G Video VAS, MTNL subscribers needs to make a 3G video call on the universal short code “58800”. The charges will be Rs 2 per minute.
MTNL has also launched a WAP site (http://wap.shemaroo.com/mtnl) for 2G and 3G subscribers to downloads premium mobile contents on their mobile phones.
Speaking on the launch of new 3G VAS, MTNL’s chief managing director, Kuldip Singh said, “We, at MTNL, are committed towards providing latest technology and services at an affordable price to our subscribers. Inclusion of this kind of services is not only an effort to eXpand our VAS bouquet but also a mean to provide the best eXperience to our subscribers”.