Broadband in India

BSNL revises monthly plans for broadband in Maharashtra circle

BSNL has just revised the monthly broadband plans on offer in the Maharashtra circle. The revision is limited to only 100 BB Combo plan and 150 BB Combo Plan. They have now become 140 SPL and 195 SPL plans respectively. Let us take a look at what all has changed: Plan 140 SPL (earlier 100 BB Combo plan): Fixed monthly charge gets revised from Rs 100 to Rs 140 There

Telecom Commission delays 8 percent fees on Internet Service Providers, to Stop Tariff Hike

The Indian Government is working towards making India a digital country through better internet connectivity. As a result of promotion of the ambitious Digital India project, the telecom commission has delayed levying of 8 percent fees on the internet service providers in the country. This is because levying the fees would have restricted the penetration and rate of growth of internet connectivity in the country. Had the fees been levied, the

BSNL relaxes the applicability clause for BroadBand Plans, a good move

BSNL is trying hard to focus on its Broadband as it has the most extensive reach in terms of connectivity. It has relaunched many of the popular Broadband plans and also introduced new plans to woo the customers. They recently also slashed the Modem prices so that the entire broadband setup will become affordable. They have recently revised the applicability of popular plans so that they will appease to a

BSNL relaunches the Broadband ULD 4245 plan in Bhopal and Indore

BSNL has decided to relaunch the Broadband combo plans on promotional basis in Bhopal and Indore. BSNL has relaunched the ‘BBG Combo ULD 4245’ plan on a promotional basis for a time period of 30 days. This move comes as an last resort from BSNL to regain its subscribers and also add new ones.   The Combo ULD 4245 plan requires the user to pay Rs 4245 as upfront advance

BSNL slashes ADSL Broadband Modem Prices to Rs. 1800, is it enough to attract consumers?

BSNL has been making good moves recently especially when it comes to revising the tariffs and also introducing new tariffs. This time around BSNL has sliced the price of its ADSL Broadband Modem Services in all the circles. The modem price has been sliced from Rs. 2100 to Rs. 1800 inclusive of taxes in all the circles. BSNL will also provide AMC (Annual Maintenance Care) for 5 years. It is

Kerala to be the first state in India with broadband connectivity to all villages

Kerala is aiming for March 2015 to complete National Optical Fibre Network and to be the first state in the country to have broadband connectivity to all villages. National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) is a project by Indian government to provide broadband connectivity 2.5 lakh village and panchayats in India. Chief Minister of Kerala, Oommen Chandy has assured that the project will be complete by March, 2015 .  Each panchayat would have to set 50 sq