has offered hefty discounts on various telecom services
including owering of registration charges on basic telephones
to Re1 from the existing Rs 1,000.
discounts are for a limited period. We are sure that
millions of our existing and new subscribers will benefit
immensely from this festive offer," A K Sinha,
chairman and managing director, BSNL, told reporters
its cellular subscribers, BSNL announced huge discounts
on pre-paid recharge coupons through which a subscriber
would get four recharge coupons at the price of three.
For post-paid connections, activation charges have been
discounts are on offer till December 31 this year. The
corporation has also announced waiver of installation
charges of Rs600 on every new basic phone connection.
would be spending up to Rs50 crore on the various festive
offers. In order to popularise Internet penetration
for the broadband, it announced reduction in access
rates by up to 60 per cent besides lowering the rental
for ISDN lines to Rs400 a month and for an ISDN PRI
connection to Rs1,750 a month from Rs5,000.
has announced free Virtual Calling Cards of different
denominations for subscribers paying their bills regularly.