BSNL Employees October 2014 IDA (Industrial DA) to be Increased Highly...

BSNL Employees Industrial Dearness Allowance (IDA) Rates from 01-10-2014 to be increased highly above 6%
All India Consumer Price Index (IW) is based on weighted average of prices of consumer goods & services calculates on average for specified months of June, July & August 2014 issued by the Department of Labour Bureau by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods.
BSNL Employees October 2014 IDA(Industrial DA) Rates to be increased upto 6.9%
Now, as per All India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers - CPI(IW) issued by Department of Labour Bureau, CPI has been increased to 246 for June 2014 and also recorded an increase of 6 points in CPI Index for July 2014 and stood at 252, with a total increase of 8 points which is to be taken for October 2014(01-10-2014) Industrial Dearness Allowance (IDA) rates.

Based on this average of Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers-CPI(IW), Industrial Dearness Allowance (IDA) rates of BSNL Employees to be increased upto 6.6% which raises to 97.9% from 1st October 2014 from existing BSNL IDA rates.

If 1 point increase in AICPI index records, will lead to 6.9% IDA increase, where a drop of 4 points in AICPI will result in an increase of 5.5 % from present Industrial DA (IDA) rates of BSNL employees from 01.10.2014.

The expected increased IDA rates @ 6.6% or above/decrease for BSNL PSU employees from October 2014 has been confirmed after getting average price index number of August 2014 on 30-09-14, then after Department of Public Enterprises will issue the orders for increased IDA rates from 01.10.2014, and have a look for old Industrial Dearness Allowance(IDA) rates from 01.01.2007 of BSNL Employees.

Exclusive:- BSNL Madhyapradesh(MP) Offers 1GB Mobile Data @ just Rs.68

State Run Telecom PSU, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited(BSNL) announced the exclusive offer with new Data Special Tariff Voucher(STV) for Madhyapradesh (MP) telecom circle GSM Mobile customers on occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi(one of the biggest festival in India).
BSNL Madhyapradesh(MP) Offers 1GB Mobile Data @ just Rs.68
In this revolutionary mobile data market with increased prices, BSNL decided to offer more data at lowest price never given by any other operator in India by announcing the exclusive offers on occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi by allowing 1 GB 3G Mobile data for just Rs.68 having a validity of 12 days.

This new STV has been applicable for all new/existing prepaid plan customers of Madhyapradesh(MP) telecom circle only, in addition to the existing BSNL Data Special Tariff Vouchers(STVs).

With this new launch of special discount scheme for Ganesh Chaturthi, Telecom gaint continues the journey, of offering more 3G data with best tariff plans at cheapest prices never given than any operator. This new special scheme of DATA STV has been available as a promotional DATA Special Tariff Voucher for BSNL GSM Mobile/Dongle users of Madhyapradesh from 29th August 2014 to 08th September 2014.

BSNL Broadband Plan Change via Online at any time with New Plans

India’s Largest Broadband Subscriber base Telecom Operator, BSNL facilitates their most valued customers with user friendly customer services, by allowing the Broadband Plan change of existing to new, at any time on any device (Desktop/Laptop/Tablet/Smartphone etc..) via BSNL Online Selfcare Portal login  in a simple way.
BSNL Broadband Plan Change via Online at any time with New Plans
BSNL online plan change facility will gives major relief for most of the broadband customers, who haves no time due to their works for submitting a request for plan change at their concerned offices, and this facility will be available for all broadband customers of all BSNL circles across India.

BSNL customer has just logon to respective selfcare portal as mentioned below of their concerned zone and register as new user by filling the details(not required for already register user)
After registration into Selfcare portal,  BSNL Broadband user has to sign in using with registered user name and password, then do the following simple steps for plan migration with new benefits.
  • Click Service on the left side at top of the page
  • Click on Submit a Service Request in My Services
BSNL Broadband Plan Change Online - Selfcare Portal Service Request
  • Then My Service Requests Page will open
  1. Select your Service Id from drop down menu display, after selecting Service ID, a small new window with Landline & Account No will open, Click OK to confirm, then the address details will be displayed.
  2. Select Request Type as Change of Broadband Plan, then your existing broadband plan details will be displayed.
  3. Select New Broadband Plan with your required plan from all the plans displayed at the right side dropdown menu.
  4. After giving relevant data, click on Submit
BSNL Broadband Plan Change Selfcare Portal Online
After completion of these 4 steps, then you will a service request number. On next working day, BSNL official will contact you over mobile phone number, which you have already provided, for confirmation about your BSNL Broadband Plan change, then after your confirmation, your plan change will gets completed to enjoy the new plan benefits.

New deposits/charges if any, according with new plans, will be charged in next coming telephone bill. Subscribers can change their existing plans to new required BSNL Broadband Plans from any where across India via online selfcare portal at any time with out any tension

BSNL Kerala to Withdraw all Circle Prepaid Mobile Plans, except Mithram

In view of rationalization, State run Telecom Operator BSNL is going to withdraw all circle prepaid plans in Kerala Telecom Circle except most successful Kerala Prepaid Plan 'MITHRAM' to avoid the confusion of customers for selecting the suitable plan in a bunch of prepaid plans
BSNL decided to withdraw all Kerala circle GSM prepaid plans namely 2G Super, Deepam, 3G For U & Pravasi, and offers the most successful prepaid plan MITHRAM for all 2G/3G mobile customers on migration.

The existing Kerala BSNL Mobile customers who are under these withdrawn plans will continue upto the expiry of their prepaid plan, and after the expiry of existing plans, customer will be automatically be migrated to Mithram Plan by availing the new benefits of always full talktime for Top-Up 200, 500 & 1000 and automatic validity extension with out any change in Friends and Family numbers offer which reduces the call charges for 5 F&F numbers.

The existing prepaid mobile customers of all BSNL Corporate Prepaid plans shall not be migrated to new plan with out any migration request from customers. BSNL Kerala customers in the existing Circle regular plans (2G Super, 3G for U, Pravasi, New Deepam) will automatically be migrated to Mithram plan with revised tariff, once they have completed 180 days in their existing plans, and these withdrawn/migration instructions comes into effective from 01-09-2014.

BSNL Kerala Revised MITHRAM Plan Tariff with Always Full Talktime Applicability

BSNL Kerala Telecom Circle, the most profitable area for Telecom PSU announced the revision of circle GSM Prepaid Plan MITHRAM tariff, with applicability of always Full Talk Time on recharge with Topup of Rs.200, 500 & 1000 and F&F numbers under BSNL GSM Mobile Services.
BSNL Kerala MITHRAM Plan Tariff with Always Full Talktime Applicability
BSNL offers this Kerala Circle Prepaid Plan, in addition to the existing Corporate Plans with lowest call charges and free bundled Top-Up of Rs.40 full talktime for new customer. Kerala Mithram plan has also offers Friends and Family number facility to their customers with 5 Local numbers of any network with in Kerala to rejoice with their beloved by reduced tariff.

BSNL Kerala Revised MITHRAM Plan Tariff with Always Full Talktime Applicability
Existing Tariff
Revised Kerala Mithram Tariff
MRP of plan voucher Rs.49 Rs.49
Initial Validity 180 Days 180 Days
Freebies with Plan voucher
(on initial activation only)
2400 Sec Onnet & 500 SMS Free Bundled Topup of Rs.40/-
with Full Talk value
Plan Voucher for Migration to Kerala Mithram Prepaid Plan Rs.49 Rs.49 (No freebies will be given for migration to Kerala Mithram)
Plan Tariff -Voice
Local & STD Calls 1.1ps/sec Onnet & 1.3ps/sec Offnet 1.2ps/sec for Own Network & 1.5ps/sec for Other Network
SMS Charges
Local Onnet/Offnet 60ps/70ps 60ps/70ps
STD Onnet/Offnet 70ps/80ps 70ps/80ps
Video Call charges
Local/STD Onnet Rs.1/Minute Rs.1/Minute
Local/STD Offnet Rs.1.5Rs/Minute Rs.1.5Rs/Minute
Roaming Charges
Voice-Local 1.2ps/sec 1.2ps/sec
STD 1.4ps/sec 1.5ps/sec
Incoming 1.2ps/sec 1.2ps/sec
Special features NA Always Full Talktime on recharge with Topup Rs.200/500/1000
Friends & Family Feature
for 5 Local Numbers
20ps/Min & 40ps/Min for On-Net & Offnet Numbers 20ps/Min for Own Network & 40ps/Min for Other N/W Numbers
Validity Extension Through Plan voucher 49 Validity will be extended by 180 days maximum through cumulative Topup of Rs.200
Existing customers in Mithram plan, once they have completed 180 days in their existing tariff, will be migrated to rationalized Mithram plan, and the existing validity will be reduced to 180 days maximum on migration.

This new rationalized Kerala Mithram Plan shall allows all Voice/SMS and Kerala BSNL Data Special Tariff Vouchers to reduce the mobile tariff, and this new revised tariff will be applicable for all the new/existing customers of BSNL Kerala Circle with effect from 1st September 2014.

BSNL Revised Broadband Bandwidth for Selected Areas in AP Circle

Telecom Major, BSNL announced the up-gradation of broadband bandwidth for existing plan BB Home ULD 525 with new revised plan name and bandwidth(download speed) to 512 Kbps Flat for selected areas in AP Telecom Circle(Andhrapradesh & Telangana States).
BSNL Revised Broadband Bandwidth for Selected Areas in AP Circle
After upgradation of all BSNL Broadband Plans to a minimum bandwidth of 512Kbps, BSNL now withdrawn the existing broadband plan BB Home ULD 525(512 Kbps till 6 GB, after 256 Kbps), and offers new Broadband plan named BB Home UL545 with a revised bandwidth of 512 Kbps Flat which is already applicable only for the customers of selected areas in AP Telecom Circle.

BSNL Revised Broadband Bandwidth for Selected Areas in AP Circle
Plan Name
Existing Bandwidth (Download Speed)
Plan Name
Revised Bandwidth (Download speed)
BB Home ULD 525 upto 512 Kbps
till 6 GB, after 256 Kbps
 BB Home UL545  512 Kbps Flat
For Selected Areas
of BSNL AP Circle
Khammam, Ongole, Karimnagar, Cuddapah, Mahboobnagar, Nizamabad, Nalgonda, Adilabad, Srikakulam and  Vizianagaram Areas
Existing customers of BB Home ULD 525 plan in selected areas of  BSNL AP circle, will automatically be migrated to new plan with effect from 1st September 2014, if not opted for migration to any other higher bandwidth BSNL Broadband Plans.