Airtel offers Mobile phone charging vans and Talktime on loan option For users in cyclone affected areas

Airtel has come forward to help victims in the cyclone affected areas of Odisha to stay connected with their family and friends. Airtel have deployed over thousands of mobile charging points across 22 towns in the affected districts of Ganjam, Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh, Dhenkanal, Angul and Jagatsinghpur.

Airtel BTS Talktime Load in Odisha


With the BTS running on alternative energy source, individuals would now be able to charge their mobile phones from these locations till restoration of electricity in these impacted areas. To further ensure seamless communication, Bharti Airtel has also deployed mobile charging vans to operate in the severely affected villages in the Ganjam district from where stranded individuals can charge their mobile phones and stay connected.

A Talktime on loan service is also available for Airtel mobile prepaid customers particularly in the cyclone affected areas, who are unable to avail any recharge option. Customers having a airtel mobile balance of below Rs.5 can now dial *141*10# or call 52141 to receive an additional talktime loan worth Rs.10, which is recoverable from the main account when the number is suitably recharged.

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October 18, 2013 9:24 pm 9:24 PM

ha ha I want to laugh by hearing this much very useful help from Airtel pls stop make people fool in the time of their destruction…making money will be ur ultimate aim

October 18, 2013 5:17 pm 5:17 PM

This Rs.10 loan service is alraedy available through out India since last few months

October 18, 2013 6:35 pm 6:35 PM

It is available from last 2+ years my frnd … in *141# (Gifting Service)

A Mohapatra
October 18, 2013 3:35 pm 3:35 PM

Good Job from Airtel, others should join and help too. Else some people taking unfair advantage of reaching the affected places but selling duplicate pre-charged batteries for upto Rs. 500 each !

But in such a time Loan Amount should be Rs.20-25.