- The telco will offer 5GB of data for a month with 8 Mbps FUP speed
- After the trial period, the subscribers can either withdraw their plan or continue with their choice of plan
BSNL has been making a lot of stirs in the news lately with the launch of its new plans, introduction of 4G services in select areas and some surprising revisions. The government led telecom operator has yet again introduced a new offering which is bound to attract some attention from the subscribers. The state-led telecom operator will be providing a free broadband trial to its landline subscribers, and they won’t have to pay any fee upfront. As per BSNL’s website, the broadband trial activation will be valid till March 31, 2019, and till then, these users will enjoy all the benefits of BSNL broadband. BSNL has also announced that currently, this plan is only available for all the subscribers across the country.
Offer Concludes on March 31, 2019
BSNL subscribers should note that if they want to get the free broadband trial from BSNL, then they must be an existing landline customer. This offer is not valid for new BSNL landline customers. The government led telco has also noted that there will zero monthly rental for the subscribers who are trying the BSNL broadband service under this offer and they also won’t have to pay any security deposit. As per the trial details, subscribers will enjoy 5GB data at 10 Mbps after which the speed will be throttled down to 1 Mbps. BSNL has further notified that the free data will be valid for one month from the date of activation, which means that if you sign up for the free trial then your trial won’t be ended on March 31, 2019, however, to get the benefit of this free trial you will have to activate the service before the given date.
BSNL 5GB Broadband Trial Offer Details
Also, BSNL has informed the interested subscribers of this free trial that in case they do not cancel the plan then they will be migrated to a BB plan of their choice or if they do not make a choice, then BSNL will upgrade them by default to the BB BSNL CUL plan. It is worth noting that the BB BSNL CUL plan is one of the most popular broadband offerings by BSNL currently as it ships 1.5GB data per day to the users at 8 Mbps speed and offers a post-FUP speed of 1 Mbps. The fixed monthly rental for this plan has been pegged at Rs 299 and subscribers can start with the plan with a security deposit of Rs 500. Also, BSNL is presently offering a cashback offer of 25% on its annual broadband subscription, which means that if you opt for a yearly plan you will be able to save 25% on your bills. The plan also bundles unlimited free calling to BSNL network in India and Rs 300 worth of free calling to other networks within India.
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