- BSNL new Rs 599 plan is available for plan migration subscribers or validity extension
- The plan will offer free unlimited calling as part of its offering
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), the government led telecom operator has been very active lately updating its roster of prepaid recharge plans while side by side, also making plenty of revisions to its already existing plans to make them more attractive. The state-led telecom operator has been facing the slump in the industry amidst widening losses and falling revenues, as such, it is doing all in its hands to keep the trouble at bay. As part of its latest scheme to lure the subscribers and to retain its consumer base, the telecom operator has come up with a new Rs 599 prepaid plan which comes with validity extension benefits. If you don’t know about validity extension plans and how BSNL has leveraged them to attract the customers, read ahead.
BSNL Rs 599 Validity Extension Plan
The plan that we are talking about here is the Rs 599 prepaid plan of validity extension or for plan migration customers. The subscribers of any prepaid plan of BSNL will be able to recharge using this plan to extend the plan of their validity by 180 days. When the consumers recharge with this plan, they will extend the validity or the expiration date by six months, and in this period, they will get access to free local, STD and roaming calls. However, these calls will exempt the Mumbai and Delhi circle where BSNL does not have operations. If you are currently on some other BSNL plan and your plan is about you expire, then you can use the Rs 599 prepaid recharge plan to update your plan validity and extend it by 180 days. This plan is currently available for users in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana circle.
BSNL Plan Revisions and Cashback Offer
It is now also very well known in the industry that BSNL is making revisions to its plans to aligns its moves with the consumer-centric vision which it had announced earlier. The alterations that BSNL is making are not only happening for prepaid or postpaid plans, but even broadband subscribers are enjoying the spree of revisions which BSNL is making these days. Recently we heard that BSNL is extending its 25% cashback offer on annual broadband plans which was supposed to be limited till December 31, 2018. Subscribers who were buying the annual broadband plans of BSNL were granted 25% cashbacks as BSNL credit which was then usable by the subscribers to buy more BSNL services or to be used in paying the future bills. BSNL has also increased the validity of the Rs 349 prepaid recharge plan which was previously offering 54 days of validity but after the revision shipped 64 days of validity. Also, the plan was revised to offer 2.2GB additional data benefit valid till April 30, 2019, thus totalling the data benefit of the plan to 3.2GB data.
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