• 10:21 Oct 18, 2019

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BSNL launches free mobile connections to BPL families in Raj

As part of corporate social responsibility, BSNL, in its maiden launch in Rajasthan, today distributed free mobile handsets and SYM cards for six months to 1000 members of BPL families in Phagi tehisl, 30km from here.

Telcos use social networking to engage customers

Social networking sites are not just engaging the people of the country but are also drawing the attention of telcos as the most effective advertising medium along with being the most sought after communication tool.

3G to boost communication ecosystem in India

Voice based 3G services will see greater acceptance. The 3G and BWA spectrum and the advent of WiMax and LTE based 4G technologies will play a crucial role in shaping the broadband industry in India.

S Tel launches mobile services in North East

The company has also offered a starter pack of Rs 49 for first 30 days with recharge of Rs 6 only as a promotional offer and has announced full talk-time on all top-up denominations.

Freecharge.in to make prepaid mobile recharge virtually free in India

Freecharge.in is a patent pending online service for prepaid mobile recharge that makes the recharge virtually free by offering equal amount in retail coupons.

India has just 304 mn mobile subscribers

In May, India had 304 mn subscribers-146 mn rural and 158 mn urban, while TRAI reported a total subscriber base of 621.28 mn.

Some industry firsts by Indian telecos

Telecom Yatra goes back one year to bring you a list of all those industry firsts by Indian telecom operators that have changed the game.

Reliance Mobile launches Braille bill service

The service has been introduced for the first time by a telco and will currently accessible for existing as well as new postpaid Reliance users.

Pay per site data plan launched by Tata Docomo

Pay Per Site offers two combination packs—those only interested in single websites need to pay Rs 10 per site, whereas those with multiple site browsing needs can opt for a combo pack at Rs 25 per month.

Problem of Drop -Calls

Since the service provider is to ensure coverage in at least 90% of the district headquarter/town bounded by municipal limits where service have been rolled out, customer moving from a coverage area to a non coverage area may experience call drop.

TTSL launches new tariff plan

With this plan TTSL offers local calls at 50 paisa per minute and STD calls at 30 paisa per minute and expects 30 per cent jump in subscriber as a result of this offer.

Uninor launches GPRS service for Kolkata, West Bengal

With this, Uninor data services are now available to prepaid customers in all 13 circles where the telco is operating.

Uninor introduce new plan to expand base in Karnataka

The new plan offers 60 per cent dynamic discount on one paisa per second model for local as well as STD calls.

BSNL launches bill payment and recharges through UBI across India

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) announced the national launch of bill payment and mobile top up facilities through mobiles and at Union Bank of India (UBI) ATMs.

Tata Docomo launches pre paid plans for BlackBerry users

As part of an introductory offer, the operator will provide one week of free trials on BlackBerry internet services.