Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has announced rationalization of prepaid mobile tariff by withdrawing all existing GSM Prepaid Plans except PYARI JODI & ROAMING TARIFF PLANS and introduced two new attractive plans as per market trend with lowest tariff in the industry with applicability of always full talk value on recharge.
As per the official statement this move is done to make tariff structure simple and to avoid confusion in selection of Plan Vouchers, all existing plan vouchers have been withdrawn. Existing prepaid plans shall be allowed till its validity.
As a replacement to existing plans BSNL has introduced following 2 new PAN India based Prepaid Mobile Plans:
1. BSNL New per Minute plan: lts MRP is Rs.37 with Top Up of Rs 70 [Total Rs.107/ ] .
2. BSNL New per Second plan: lts MRP is Rs. 36 with Top Up of Rs 70 [Total Rs.106/ ] .
Both the above plans are having extra benefits of Full Talk Value on recharge with Top-Up vouchers of Rs. 200 and above of selected denominations in few circles .
Apart from it, to retain services of BSNL Landline, Telecom major has announced the continuation existing Prepaid Plan - Pyari Jodi for Landline customers to avail Free Local voice calls to one BSNL Fixed / WLL (Fixed/Limited Mobility) number in his/her own name, with a free talk time upto 30 minutes per day .
These all new plan of prepaid mobile customers are effective starting 1st August 2014 in all BSNL circles across India.
In addition to above, one new STV of Rs.97 denomination under the name "Friends & Family" has also been introduced which provides 60 minutes free talk time to any network and reduced call / SMS charges to five specified F & F numbers.
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