BSNL Slashes STD Rates For Landline– Now STD Calls Just 80p/3 min

India’s National Telecom Back Bone Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has today comes with another groundbreaking Pan India offer for its Landline subscribers. Now the STD Calls from BSNL Landline to any  Landline or Fixed Wireless Phone (any network) across India will cost just 80 paisa per 3 minute !!

The new STD tariff is effective from today  and applicable to BSNL’s all Landline customers across all the circle as default tariff- without any Add-on pack or cost as earlier we shared on Telecom Talk on November 23rd, 2010.

According to BSNL announcement , from today (1 December 2010), All BSNL Landline subscribers (except PCO) can enjoy STD Calls to any Landline or Fixed wireless phone of any network across India just at Local rates, i.e. 80 paisa  to Rs. 1.20 (depends on customers Land-line Plan) for 3 minute (180 seconds) as by default tariff. However the STD Calls to Mobile Phone (10 Digit) will be charged as per 1 minute pulse rate.

The STD facility (zero Dialing) with dynamic locking system will be provided to all BSNL customers by default with whom 95 facility is available except in those cases where the customer expresses his unwillingness (in writing) to take ‘0’ facility.

The existing customers will get this facility without taking any additional security deposit while for new customers, Security Deposit will be Rs.500 for Local plus STD facility .

For more details on Landline Tariff Plan call 1500 (toll free from BSNL) or click here.

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December 2, 2010 9:12 pm 9:12 PM

ahammad :
Ladline to landline speaking is the best way of telephonic communication since its clarity is not comparable.

Landline connection in home was disconnected because of the noise while making calls, there was frequent cross connections and most of the time it remained dead.
All this happen even after repeated complaints. Lodging a complain was painful because nobody lifts the handset at the other end or sometimes they simply keep the handset aside.

December 2, 2010 8:56 pm 8:56 PM

Only bsnl could offer such an attractive one. Ladline to landline speaking is the best way of telephonic communication since its clarity is not comparable. Private operators are not interested in providing landline connections. They want to make more profit from less investment. Consequently, entire private operators in the country hold just 16% of landline market share whereas BSNL and MTNL hold 75% and 9% resply.

December 2, 2010 1:16 pm 1:16 PM
Keshav Jha : <BLOCKQUOTE cite="#Mera manana hai ki defects ko point out karne se hi sudhaar hota hai. You are right friend. BSNL is best among all but its not so good. It’s like a figure among cyphers. All is well but services, for which they are in market, are not so good. Here if you post any comment against BSNL some blind follower oppose it instantly without any fact. If we don’t point out any defect, how will be corrected it. If anyone will experience what is the real mean by any ‘SERVICE’, he will see many defects in… Read more »
Keshav Jha
December 2, 2010 11:54 am 11:54 AM

Please try to know a little bit hindi also because we are living in Hindustan. We should know a lot of languages but we should feel proud to use hindi. India is raising it’s voice in United Nations to certify hindi as a international language so support India.

Keshav Jha
December 2, 2010 11:46 am 11:46 AM

This plan is now applicable for WLL customers also. Check BSNL website.

Keshav Jha
December 2, 2010 11:35 am 11:35 AM
Vaibhav4 : Keshav Jha : Afsos, phir bhi log attract nahin honge. ha haha jab BSNL ne kerala mai home unlimited plan launch kiya thaa tab aap/ Keshav jha jasie sochne vala logo ne yahi socha thaa ki log attract nahi honge par BSNL aur uske subscribers ne unko muh tod javab de diya aur BSNL home unlimited plan ne BSNL ko new gsm subscriber additions mai sabse age la k khada kar diya. aage aage dekho hota hai kyaa BSNL landline aur WLL se offnet mobile calls local/std 80p-120p per minute hai. Kya tum use karoge iska? Aur haan… Read more »
December 2, 2010 7:43 am 7:43 AM

@Sanjay Bafna
for Rs. 180 plan and 50 free calls free the 80 rs/ 3 min aplicable for std/local all landlines. please reply

December 1, 2010 11:34 pm 11:34 PM
NO BIG DEAL… Landline Subscribers : 35.77 Million ( 75% will be BSNL only) They are charging you 80 paise / 3 mins, within their network. All these days they royally collected Rs. 1.20 per min. For Wireless / Mobile users its Re. 1 per min, which is very high compare to all other operators who are between 50 ps to 60 ps per min Take any WLL Land line like Tata Indicom, they are charging 25 paise first min & Rs. 2 for 5 Mins from long time whether its landline or mobile. Their basic plan of Rs. 150… Read more »
December 1, 2010 11:07 pm 11:07 PM

so govt and corporate lobby ruling INDIA . . . Comman man have no power . . Is Just we a dummy to Vote alone.? ! Sure our p.m dr.manmohan sing is not elected by the people of india . . . From this itself we can understand common man have no rights . . .


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