No charges on BSNL bills for one week in flood-hit Chennai

By December 2nd, 2015 AT 9:23 PM

State-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is offering free of cost services to its landline and broadband Chennai customers for a period of seven days.

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For landline and broadband customers, voice calls will be free on BSNLto-BSNL network or for calling on some other telcos’ network. The customers can also avail 100MB free data with effect from December 3, for a period of seven days.

While, all local and STD voice calls on BSNL network will be free of cost with effect from December 2 for its pre-paid customers. The company is also providing free SMS (ONNET) service for seven days. Besides, 100 MB of free data package will be offered from the morning of December 3 for a period of seven days for prepaid customers.

For post-paid customers, there will be a rental rebate of seven days and extension of billing cycle by 15 days. Talking about network congestion, Prasad said that a number of towers are working, however, BSNL employees are on their job wherever there is a problem.

Having over six years of experience in business journalism, Krishna has a knack for writing on telecom and IT. She believes that tryst with technology is the best thing that has ever happened to the mankind. Krishna is a telecom analyst with CMR

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Sowjanya
Sowjanya

Very bad service, we were having only hope on bsnl landline but that also lost connectivity from 3rd Dec. We weren’t able to use the paid service only what’s the use of free service given. We suffered a lot because of this. Even after one week also, till today service is not resumed. Also we don’t get rebate for a single day. Not at all satisfied with the service provided.

bogo
bogo

recvd the 100mb data.
didn’t receive free sms thing. was charged rs. 0.80 per sms.
free calls worked till yday (dec 7) i think but not after that.

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