India's Telecom backbone Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has introduced a plan "Safe Custody" to the customers of BSNL Rural Plans and BSNL Urban Landline services. Safecustody services are applicable for the customers, who do not intend to use their Fixed line(Landline) phone connection for more than three months period and want to ensure that their line is not misused in their absence, can avail the Safe Custody Plan at very nominal charges.
Broadband Services too.
The telephone number will be retained and will be restored after the period of safe custody on the request of LandLine customer. The minimum period of safe custody for LandLine telephone will be three months and this above mentioned BSNL safecustody charges will be applicable with effect from 05-05-2009.
BSNL Landline / Broadband customer who wish to keep their landline services under Safecustody to avoid disconnection shall approach concerned BSNL authorities and submit their written request for activation of BSNL Safe Custody Plan.