BSNL Revised - ONNET and OFFNET Usage in Free calls under Landline Services

India's Largest Landline and Broadband subscriber base Telecom service provider Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited has announced the revision to restrict free OFFNET calls as 25 MCUs,  in case of customers under “General Urban”, “One India” or “Other Circle based plans” where 50 MCUs(Meter Called Units) are offered as free calls. 

BSNL has splitting up of MCUs(Meter Called Units) as ONNET and OFFNET usage for the purpose of allowing free calls and for application of revised tariff per MCU for OFFNET calls up to 300 MCUs only. The OFFNET calls generated within first 300 MCUs (including free calls), shall be charged @ Rs. 1.10 per MCU beyond the limit of 25 OFFNET free MCUs.
Details of Revised Tariff for Landline Plans
Particulars
General Urban
One India
Other Circle based Plans, if any
Existing
Revised
Existing
Revised
Existing
Revised
Free Calls (in
MCU) / month
50 Calls
irrespective
of calls being
OFFNET or
ONNET
50 Calls including
OFFNET Calls not exceeding 25 MCUs
50 Calls
irrespec tive
of calls being
OFFNET or
ONNET
50 Calls including
OFFNET Calls not exceeding 25 MCUs
50 Calls
irrespective of calls being OFFNET or ONNET
50 Calls including
OFFNET Calls not exceeding 25 MCUs
CALL CHARGES
Rs.First 300
MCU pm
Rs.1.00
(Irrespective of calls being OFFNET or ONNET)
Rs.1.00 for ONNET, Rs.1.10 for OFFNET beyond free
25 OFFNET Calls out
of 50 Total Free Calls.
Rs.1.00
(Irrespe ctive of calls being OFFNET or ONNET)
Rs.1.00 for ONNET calls,
Rs.1.10 for OFFNET
Calls beyond free 25 OFFNET Calls out of 50 Total Free Calls.
Rs.1.00
(Irrespective of calls being OFFNET or ONNET)
Rs.1.00 for ONNET
Rs.1.10 for OFFNET
beyond free
25 OFFNET Calls out
of 50 Total Free Calls.
>300 MCUs
No change in existing rate of Rs. 1.20 per MCU(Meter Called Unit)

Service Tax will be charged as extra on applicable rates and these revised rate of charges shall be effective from 01st December 2012, and all Other terms and conditions applicable to respective plans shall remain unchanged. BSNL headquarters has issued all the instructions to all their circles to implement the same with effect from 01-12-2012.

BSNL Landline Premium / Vanity Numbers e-auction in Chennai Telephones Soon…

India’s largest telecom network Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited(BSNL) may soon be announced e-auction for Landline Premium/Vanity Numbers in Chennai Telephones. The matter has been examined by BSNL headquarters and has been decided to offer the vanity numbers under landline services in three levels.
Vanity Number
Amount in Rs..
Level - I
20000
Level – II
10000
Level - III
5000
Initially the auction will be organized restricting the vanity numbers to the parent exchange through which the particular area is getting serviced for all three levels of vanity numbers available in the respective exchanges.

Chennai Telecom District is a multi exchange area and this scheme shall be implemented across the Chennai Telecom District at a later stage with the approval of BSNL headquarters afresh. In this case, the customer shall be able to retain the same vanity number while shifting across the exchanges. Normal charges like Security Deposit, Installation charges shall be applicable.

BSNL Mobile SIM Card New/Replacement Charges for 2G,3G Prepaid & Postpaid GSM Services

PAN India 3G Mobile Service operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited(BSNL) introduced SIM cards in various sizes like 32K/64K-Normal SIM, 32K/64K/128K Micro SIM, NANO SIM, USIM (128K/256K) for using in Feature Phones, Smartphones, iPhones, Tablets, iPads etc..,  accordingly from to time as per market trend and customer requirements for new BSNL Prepaid & Postpaid Mobile connections as well as replacement.
BSNL Mobile SIM Card New/Replacement Charges for 2G/3G Prepaid & Postpaid GSM Services
USIM(Universal Mobile Telecommunications System) or 256K SIM card is a tiny computer for 3rd generation (3G) network which is able to handle several mini applications for providing high data rate luxury to customer with video call facility. Nano SIM cards are the cards of fourth version or 4th Form Factor(4FF) introduced early in 2012 and Nano SIM(64K) is the smallest SIM on the market components such as additional memory or larger batteries.

Due to many variations in SIM cards, Telecom major BSNL introduced Mobile SIM Card rates to a flat rate of Rs.20 for Normal SIM, and Rs.59 for 32K, 64K, 128K, MICRO & NANO SIM cards and Rs.200 for 256K (USIM) as charges for New Activation and Replacement/Dummy activation of defective/lost SIM for BSNL Prepaid and Postpaid Mobile Connections under 2G & 3G GSM Mobile Services as follows.
Particulars of SIM Card
32K/64K SIM
128K USIM 32K/64K/128K Micro SIM 64K NanoSIM 256K SIM
SIM Card Price in Rs. for New Prepaid Mobile Connections
Paired SIM - (For New Connection) 20 59 59 59 200
Unpaired Choose Your Mobile Number (CYMN)
Unpaired
MNP (Mobile Number Portability)
SIM Card Price in Rs. for Replacement / Duplicate / Dummy Prepaid SIM
Unpaired Replacement 20 59 59 59 200
SIM Card Price in Rs. for Replacement of Postpaid SIM
Postpaid Unpaired Replacement 100 139 139 139 200
The above mentioned charges are inclusive of service tax @ existing rates for all types of SIM cards.

The SIM replacement charges for C-TopUp SIM of authorized BSNL Retailer / Franchisee will be fixed @ Rs.20 with inclusive of service tax for prepaid and postpaid connections, and the above mentioned charges shall be applicable for all GSM Mobile Plans including BSNL Dongle Plans with longer validity.

BSNL Andhrapradesh latest approved Empanelled (Private) Hospitals at Hyderabad

BSNL AndhraPradesh (AP) has recognised the "PRIVATE HOSPITALS" under "BSNLMRS" scheme for the treatments of  Oncalogy, Opthalmology, Dental Cases, General cases and for all the types of Superspecialities under CHS2002 / CGHS 2010 NABH Tariff for the purpose of BSNL employee treatment (INDOOR TREATMENT ONLY) at approved rates.

BSNL AndhraPradesh Telecom Circle has approved the latest list of Empanelled hospitals in Hyderabad Telecom District as on 07th November 2012 with an agreement for the specified period accordingly with  instructions to be followed for the treatment to BSNL employees.

Empanelled List of Hospitals at Hyderabad as on 07-November-2012

BSNL Kerala launched a new scheme to get back the expired mobile connection alive

BSNL Kerala Telecom Circle has announced a Golden opportunity for Saral Anant customers of 2G / 3G Mobile services to get back their connection as alive. BSNL has launched this Samadhan Scheme for around 4 Lakh Saral Anant customers by making their connection alive.

This new Samadhan Scheme for 2G and 3G Mobile Services has offered for a period of 30 days upto 22-December-2012 by just inserting the SIM in mobile to find out whether the connection is active or not,  If active customer can recharge with Top-Up of minimum Rs.200/- on or before 22-December-2012 for getting 180 days validity with effect from 22-December-2012.

If a customer can't get the validity details by inserting the SIM into mobile, he/she advised to approach the nearest customer center of BSNL or call to 1503 / 1800-180-1503.

BSNL AndhraPradesh Teracom Tablet - Latest Authorized Stores / Distributors

BSNL Andhrapradesh AP Telecom circle has approved the Teracom Tablets to service the BSNL customers in a large extent. Teracom Tablets are in three types named as TZ100, TZ200, TZ300 where TZ-200 and TZ-300 are the Non SIM Based Models and works with 3G USB Dongle facility.
AP Teracom Stores
BSNL also announced the Tariff for TERACOM Tablet services by Teracom and released the latest tablet available dealer details as the vendor will sell the TPADs through his sales channel or through BSNL Franchisee channels.

TERACOM entire AndhraPradesh(A.P) Distributor
  • SAI TECHNOLOGIES, 54-20-9-11A SRINAGAR CALONY, VIJAYAWADA. 0866 2464055, 9440200007, 9440444336. 
  • BRANCH OFFICE: 303, ARCHANA ARCADE, SJ ROAD, SECUNDRABAD. 
1. HYDERABAD 
  • DATA SYSTEMS 304, MINERVA COMPLEX, SD ROAD, SECUNDRABAD. PH NO 040-27811708, 27816409, 
  • AMR TELE SERVICES, BESIDE LAXMI HUNDAI SHOW ROOM, 1ST FLOOR, SLR COMPLEX, LB NAGAR X ROADS, HYDERABAD. PH NO: 9492296946, 9491158009. 
  • APPLIED ELECTRICALS, SHOPNO5, SURABHI SAPHIRE COMPLEX, GOLCONDA X ROADS, HYDERABAD.9440401001 /9440401006. 
  • SAITECHNOLOGIES: SUNNY ENCLAVE-1, G1,G2, EAST ANADHBAGH, MALKAJIGIRI, HYDERABAD. PH.NO : 9440200007. 
2. NIZAMABAD 
  • NAA MOBILES, 11-9-1297, PANCHAYATRAJ CALONY, KANTESWAR, NIZAMABAD. 9848005301. 
  • SRIDEVI ELECTRONICS, 5-7-240/A, BESIDE KHADI BHANDAR STATION ROAD, NIZAMABAD 9490121124. 
  • AR DISTRIBUTORS, 3-1-1/1-19, MAHALAKSHMI TEMPLE ROAD, OPP SBI, ARMOOR. 9441778999. 
  • ATS; OPP APSRTC BUSSTAND, BODHAN. 9440704444. NOBLE ELECTRONICS MAIN ROAD, KAMA REDDY .9440444484. 
  • NEW MOBILES , TILAK ROAD, NIZAMABAD.PH.NO: 8099682541. 
  • SK.MAHMOOD PASHA ,BSNL, NIZAMABAD. PH.NO: 9490770785. 
3. KARIMNAGAR
  • CUBICAL TECHNOLOGIES, MIG 11-246,5-7- 259, APHBCALONY, KARIMNAGAR. 9966993162. 
  • GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES NETWORKS, 4-1-197 3RD FLOOR, NEW ANNAPURNA COMPLEX, KARIMNAGAR. 9866168345. 
  • HARI AGENCIES, 5-6-140/5, NTPC, JYOTHI NAGAR, GODAVARIKHANI. 9440670000. 
  • NOBLE ELECTRONICS, 3-1-438/1 KARIMNAGAR ROAD, SIRISILLA, 9440563111. 
4. ADILABAD
  • SRI.TIRUPATHI, CINIMA TALKIES ROAD ADILABAD. 9494945945.
  • K.SURESH 1-1-49/C, EIDGOAN, NIRMAL. 9441241241.
  • MR. NAVEEN GOUD, 6-2-5, CHINTAKUNTA WADA, NIRMAL. PH NO 9441065050.
  • BHUSA GANGARAM & SONS 4-3-8-4/1 CINIMA ROAD, ADILABAD. 9440052877.
  • LAKSHMI PRIYA AGENCIES 5-282, ATLANTA LODGE COMPLEX, MANCHIRYALA. 9440329244, 8019527343.
  • SADGURU ENTERPRISES 4-3-1, BHAGATSINGH ROAD, BHINSA, 9440228080. 
  • CH.MANG RANI,W/O CH.SIVAPRASAD, F11, OCC COLONY, DEVAPUR, ADILABAD PH.NO: 9441279126. 
5.WARANGAL 
  • KRISHNA COMMUNICATIONS, SSS TOWERS, ADVOCATE CALONY, HANUMAKONDA. 9390111567
  • NIRMALA GAS AGENCY 13, LOYOLALOYOLA ARCHADE, SUBHEDARI, HANUMAKONDA 08702511110, 9440624820
  • POORNA MOBILES, KOTHHAWADA, WARANGAL. 9441094494.
6.MEDAK
  • TEJASWI TECHNOLOGIES, SHANTHI NAGAR, SANGAREDDY.PH.NO:08455-270333. 
  • SHOBHA ENTERPRISES,4-7-25/1/1 BALAJI NAGAR SANGAREDDY,9490105786. 
  • T.GANESWAR, H.NO-37.LIC 1,APHD COLONY, MEDAK, PH: 9440695979. 
  • A.ARAVIND, S/OBALARAJU.A, SAICOLONY, HOUSEING BOARD. H.NO-59, LIC- 58, JOGIPET, MEDAK, PH.NO: 9490129758. 
  • ASHOK GENERAL STORES JN ROAD, MEDAK 9440068430. 
  • K.SASIKANTH,H.NO: 12-5-206,SAI VIDYA NAGAR, SIDDIPET, 9966908088. 
  • RAMESH PLOTNO12, SIMHAPURI APARTMENTS, GURAMGUDA, MEDAK. 9490130022. MR.MURALI KRISHNA , SIDDIPET, MEDAK. PH.NO: 9490138383. 
  • SMT.LALITHA ,BC COLONY, NEAR BUS STAND, RAMAYANPET, MEDAK. PH.NO:8008299936. 
7.PRAKASAM
  • LEELA KRISHNA ENTERPRISES, TRUNK ROAD, ONGOLE.8121547771 
  • SAIRAMBABU ENTERPRISES, TRUNK ROAD, ONGOLE. 9032249799. 
  • CELL WORLD, 16-1-15/1, PAMURU ROAD, KANDUKURU. 08598222750/9492277099 
  • KIRAN COMMUNICATIONS 6-437C/KCH BUILDING, MARKAPUR.9885067659.
8. GUNTUR
  • SAI GANESH ELECTRICALS AND ELECTRONICS SHOP EMPLYOEES CALONY, GUNTUR.
  • KK TECHNOLOGIES, NEAR NAZZ CENTRE, GUNTUR.9490456575.
  • TEJASWI ENTERPRISES 13-6-24/A, 5TH CROSS ROAD, GUNTURUVARI THOTA, GUNTUR 9440977778 9440666992. 
  • KANAKADURGA CELL WORLD, OPP OLD FRUIT MARKET, KORITIPADU MAIN ROAD, GUNTUR. 9848104084, 9490591959. 
  • VENKATESWARA COMMUNICATIONS 5-1-61, CLOCKTOWER CENTRE, NARSARAOPET 9494298145, 9296658388. 
  • LAKSHMI VENKATESWARA COMMUNICATIONS KVR COMPLEX, PIDUGURALLA. 9490033200. 
  • KANAKADURGA TELECOM SEVICES,61/6/2,OPP SANTHINIKETAN JR COLLEGE ROAD, SATTENAPALLI. 9490591959. 
  • SRI VENKATESWARA COMMUNICATIONS ,TEMPLE ROAD,NARSARAOPET, PH.NO:08647224731. 
9.KHAMMAM
  • LAXMI COMMUNICATIONS, NEAR VEGITABLE MARKET, BUS DEPO ROAD, BURTHANPURAM, KHAMMAM. 507001 9490094919. 
  • SRI, YELLAIAHA, NEAR CIVIL COURT, SATTUPALLY.9441241241 MODRAN MARKETING SYSTEMS 13, MUNCIPLE COMPLEX, CHERLAROAD, BADRACHALAM 9491158333,.
  • VENKATESWARA AGENCIES; CHINNABAZAR, NEAR GOPALRAO MARKET, KOTHHAGUDEM .08744243229/9700090384.
  • SRI SAMBASIVARAO, 6-98,OLD VIDYABARATHI ROAD, SATTUPALLY, KHAMMAM DISTRICT. 9493283999. 
  • K.V SUBBA RAO, NEAR GAYATHRI BHAVAN, NAMILLA GUDAM, KHAMMAM, PH.NO- 9490094910. V.VASUNDARA DEVI, 16-1-109/1, BAGAVANDAS COLONY, BADRACHALAM, KHAMMAM. PH.NO: 9440115656. 
10. CHITTOR
  • LAKSHMI SANKAR AGENCIES, TK STREET, OPP MAHITA AUDITORIUM, TIRUPATHI .9490606609. 
  • BHANU TECHNOLOGIES 13-1-113, PK STREET, TIRUPATHI. 9490606609.
  • DR DISTRIBUTORS,10-890 SESHAPURAN STREET, CHITTOR 9440496669 
  • JUTURU AGENCIES,3-105,BAZAARSTREET, RENIGUNTA. 9441225657/9490906090 
 11. ANANTHAPUR
  • SMT.T.HEMALATHA W/O SRI VISWANATHAM, NEAR BSNL quarters, Hindupur. 9491308638.
  • GOOGLE COMMUNICATIONS: OPP ANDHRA BANK, OLD TOWN ANANTHAPUR.9059996599. 
  • JUTURU ASSOSIATES 15-161-A3, AMARAVATHI COMPLEX, RAJUROAD, ANANTHAPUR. 9441225657. 
  • NAGARAJU AGENCIES,5-36, CAR STREET.KADIRI. 9440404770 KUNJETI BASAVAIAHA SETTY OPP TO SYNDICATE BANK, TADIPATRI. 9440444493 
  • SRI LAKSHMI ADINARAYANA TELECOM, 16-10-34, TIPPUKHAN STREET, HINDUPUR. 9866489835 
  • SURESH AGENCIES NO.112,MARKET MPL.BUILDING, GUNTAKAL, ANATHAPUR-515801 PH.NO: 9849035190. 
12. KADAPA
  • AJAYASWAMI TRADER3/107, CRISTIAN LANE, KADAPA. 9490587199. 
  • SRI SAI VINAYAKA AGENCIES,OLD BUS STAND. JAMMALAMADUGU 9490444422.
  • SRI GANESH SRINIVASA AGENCIES,62/36, GANDHI BAZAAR, RAYACHOTI.9441500009 
13. MAHABOOBNAGAR
  • UDHAY ENTERPRISES, 1-4-8/1B,OPP SRI SATYA SAI SCHOOL,NALLAKUNTA, GADWAL- 509125 9493053555. 
  • SAI LEELA COMMUNICATIONS, H.NO:1-10-113/K/G/1, SHASHAB GUTTA, MAHABOOBNAGAR. PH NO 9490909998. 
  • PRAHLADARAO DHAGHE ENTERPRISES, KK MUNCIPLE COMPLEX, MAHABOOBNAGAR 9440048870 
  • MEKALA.KIRAN KUMAR, 1-4-112/2/60/C, APHB COLONY,YELLANDU ROAD, MAHABUBABAD. PH.NO: 9440155111. 
14. VISAKAPATNAM
  • SMT.E. PADMAJA RANI, DABA GARDENS, NEAR BSNL OFFICE VISAKHAPATNAM.PHNO 9491306944/9441673344. 
  • G.SAI JITENDRA PRASAD, 8-22, SAIRAMNAGAR, GOPALAPATNAM, VISAKHAPATNAM. NO; 9492521999, 9441268881 
15. KRISHNA DISTRICT
  • SMT Y.SATYAVATHI, BSNL DSA, VIJAYAWADA. 9440322323. CREATIVE LAPTOP CARE NEAR SONA VISION, ELURU ROAD, VIJAYAWADA.9848110119 
  • TEJASWI ENTERPRISES, MOGALRAJAPURAM, JAMMI CHETTU STREET, VIJAYAWADA. NO: 9440666993 
  • SMT.ANNAPURNA F1, PAVANPUTRA APARTMENTS,NEAR ZPH SCHOOL, RAMVARAPPADU, VIJAYAWADA.9441244266 
  • SMT.N.ARUNA 2/32 SIVALAYAM STREET, VUYYURU.94940555959 SMT.LV JAYA LAKSHMI 23-233-12, BATCHHUPET, MACHILIPATNAM. 7382714907 
  • CH SESHA RATNAM 2-63, AVANIGADDA, 9440943577 
  • MR.RAJESH SIVA SAI GRAPHICS, DATTHACOMPLEX, GANDHI NAGAR, OPP YUVARAJ THEATRE, VIJAYAWADA.9440492009 
16. WEST GODAVARI
  • MR.GEORGE, MERCY CELL PLAZA, OPP CONGRESS OFFICE, AGRAHARAM, ELURU,.9440613777. 
  • RADHAKRISHNA TRADERS,16-17-7, SRINIDHI VARI STREET, BHIMAVARAM. 9440231231. 
  • KOTLA BALAJI, BESIDE CENTRALBANK, BHIMAVARAM. 9491237548. 
  • ASHA INFOTECH (MR.DAVID RAJU) 10-157, PEDAPET ROAD, SRUNGAVARUKSHAM, PALAKOLLU MANDAL. 9494870059 
  • SREE NIDHI COMMUNICATIONS, D.NO:23-8-16, BESIDE CENTRAL BANK, BHIMAVARAM. PH.NO: 9491237548. 
17. VIJAYANAGARAM
  • JAYALAKSHMI ELECTRONICS, MAIN ROAD, VIJAYANAGARAM. 
  • VENKATARATNA&CO, NO 5, POLICE COMPLEX, VIJAYANAGARAM. 
  • SR TELE HOME, PLOTNO34, SRIRAM NAGAR COLONY, DHARMAPURI ROAD, VIJAYANAGARAM, PH.NO: 9492855595, 8985388277.
18. EAST GODAVARI
  • ML SAI KUMAR.1-242,B.C CALONY, KAKINADA. 9440176788. 
  • NATH AGENCIES, T-NAGAR, RAJAMUNDRY. 9490566666. 
  • GANESH AGENCIES, HIGH SCHOOL ROAD, AMALAPURAM. 9885641002. 
  • PARIPURNA RAO.K, S/O K.ABHI RAM, 51-7-65, RAJANDHAR NAGAR, RAJAMANDRY. PH.NO: 9963699629. 
  • TABLET CLUB, 79-1-4, SUGUNA ARCADE, ABHYA HOSPITALS,JAWAHARLAL NAGAR ROAD, RAJAMANDRY. PH.NO: 9989170999,8985388277. 
  • A.SRINIVASA RAO, KANKIPATVARI STREET, TUNI, EAST GODAVARI, 8019527343. 
  • SRI SAI COMMUNICATIONS 13-18, KUMMARIVANI STREET, GUDUR. 9849141777 .
  • NELLORE MARKETING PVT LTD, TRUNK ROAD, NELLORE. 
  • MR.NAVEEN PLOT.NO-163, KR TOWERS, RUTHVIK ENCALVE, GAYATRI NAGAR, CURRENT OFFICE, NELLORE,9989684749. 
21.KURNOOL
  • RAJARAM & CO 2-418-B-2, NEAR RAJ TALKIES,NK ROAD, NANDYAL. 9490590206 
  • AQUIL ENTERPRISES NO1, MUNCIPLE COMPLEX, OPP RAILWAY STATION, KURNOOL.9440988014. 
22. SRIKAKULAM
  • MR.SRI SURYA NARAYANA, OPP.ASHOK HOSTEL, AMUDALAVALASA MANDAL, SRIKAKULAM-85. PH.NO:9949984813.,9493934143. 
  • SRIRADHA KRISHNA AGENCIES, GT ROAD, OPP ELECTRICAL OFFICE, SRIKAKULAM. 9490590400. 
23.NALGONDA
  • SRINI ENTERPRISES , SHOP NO-3, SRINIVASA COMPLEX, OPP MORE SUPER MARKET, HYDERABAD ROAD, NALGONDA-508001. PH.NO : 9440405060. 
  • CHARMISTHA IT MARKETING&SERVICES , PLOT NO:429, MANSOORABAD ROAD, VANASTHALIPURAM, PH.NO:9492887773. 
NOTE: All these dealers are at present doing TERACOM LTD modems and also TABLETS and Teracom will reach maximum retailers through all these dealers and contributing the share of service in enrolling subscribers in to BSNL NETWORK.

BSNL Teracom TABLET Service Centers in AndhraPradesh(AP)

AP Teracom Service Centers
India largest Telecom Service Provider Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited (BSNL) has launched of Tablet PC's of M/s Teracom Limited in Andhrapradesh (AP) telecom circle to service the BSNL customers in a large extent BSNL has signed an agreement with M/s Teracom limited for sale of Tablets bundled with BSNL SIM cards and also announced the Tariff for Tablet services by Teracom .

Defined procedure for the service to Customer who must have the warranty card with him that must contain the date of purchase and stamp of the end retailer, in absence of the warranty card the warranty will void. If any customer is facing any problem he must call the service centers at the below mentioned numbers. 
  • 0832-2985023, 09765943283,  09765463657, 08390740611, 08550970165
  • Toll Free: 1800-233-0134 
After calling to service center he/she will be guided for resolving for the issue as if it a education /function understanding call it will be resolved then and there and if it is a device issue then he will be provided a "Unique Identity Number" and the nearest service center details by that he/she can visit and get his problem resolved.
TERACOM Tablet Service Centers in ANDHRA PRADESH
SI.No
Area
Particulars
Contact Person
Address
1 Hanamkonda S S Bharati Communication L.Sudharshan Rao Opp.Lofe Life Hospital Deccan Tower, Shop No.1, Ramnagar , Warangal Dist
2 Hyderabad Sreetel M.V. Nageswara Rao Flat No- 102 , Sai Teja Apartment Plot No - 143-144 6th Phase , Kphb
3 Karimnagar Surya Mobiles M/s Adapa Raja Babu Laxmi Nagar, Godavarikhani, Karim Nagar- AP
4 Rajahmundry Nikhila Enterprises BABI Door No: 10-7-6, Opp , to Grandhi Kalyana Mandapam , Rangreej pet , Rajahmundry.
5 Vijag Computer Technology Corporation Sreedhar H 31-33-69, Bhanu Street, Dhaba Gardens, Near Nelamma Vepachettu.
Note:- Service center will not entertain any customer without having a unique number from call center., for any customer abuse faults the charges will be applicable for repairing and the same will be communicated shortly.

BSNL New Procedure for Acquisition of New Mobile Connection in a Simple Way

Every Mobile User can get New BSNL Mobile Connection at any BSNL POS with simple procedure...

PAN India 3G Mobile Service Operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited(BSNL) has issued the new procedure for acquisition of New Mobile Connection from 09-November-2012 as per new guidelines of DOT(Department of Telecom).

>> Applicant approaches to Point of Sale (POS) for new Mobile Connection along with following signed documents with date 
  1. Completed Customer Acquisition Form (CAF) having Unique Number 
  2. Photograph affixed on CAF 
  3. Proof of Identity (POI) 
  4. Proof of address (POA) 
  • Note 1: In case of outstation customers (out of LSA / State) details of local reference i.e. Name, address, and contact Phone Number of local referee shall also be given with proof. 
  • Note 2: In case of foreign tourist Passport with Valid VISA stamp shall be treated as proof of identity. For poof of address, the address of local reference which may also be the tour operator shall be taken. In case there is no local reference, the address of stay (Hotel etc.) shall be taken. Connection shall be given upto the validity of VISA period or 3 months which ever is less. 
  • Note 3: The connection issued to the personnel deployed on Ships while at sea shore shall have validity only till the date they have the permit to stay at the port. 
  • Note 4: In case of illiterate person, CAF may be filled by a person at the POS and the thumb impression of the applicant may be taken on CAF, photo and document attached.
>> The applicant should provide alternate mobile number at S.No. 18 in new CAF. 

>> The applicant shall be given receipt by POS with details of Mobile Number, CAF Number, POI, POA, issuing authority, date of issue and serial number of POI/POA with duly signed and stamp of POS. 

>> At the time of first activation, to allow the customer to make call to 1507 only, an automated SMS will be sent at his/ her alternative number (as mentioned at S. No. 18 in new CAF) prompting him to make call to 1507 for televerification. The text of SMS will be as follows “Dear Customer, Kindly Dial 1507 from your new SIM for televerification of new mobile number XXXXXXXXXX to complete the activation - BSNL”. 

>> Applicant shall call to BSNL call centre at 1507 for televerification. 6. In case the final activation does not take place within the same day, for want of call to 1507, second SMS, as a reminder, will be sent by BSNL Database next day.

This new procedure for acquisition of New Mobile Connection has been strictly implemented by BSNL according with new guidelines of DOT(Department of Telecom). New Application Form available

BSNL Started Online Registrations for Recruitment of Deputy General Managers (DGMs)

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) the leading public sector undertaking telecom company has issued the official notification to recruit Higher level executive [Deputy General Managers (DGMs)]  posts of 162 (106 in Telecom Operations  and 56 in Telecom Finance) through Online written test to be held on 20-January-2013 on All India basis followed by Personal Interview.
Candidates applying for DGM Telecom Operation & Telecom Finance posts are required to apply online  through BSNL website link www.externalexam.bsnl.co.inApplications will be considered only through the "Online registration for the post of DGM(Telecom Operation) & DGM(Telecom Finance) started from 20-11-12. Last date of registration is 07-12-2012 and the last date for submission of computer generated registration forms to BSNL is 21-12-2012. Instructions to applicants(Candidates) are at a glance.

Eligibility:-
1. Educational Qualifications
Candidates  who have passed the qualifying examination with the minimum percentage of marks as detailed below are eligible to apply

2. Work Experience
Candidates from Public Sector, Private Sector and Government are eligible to apply. All candidates, however, must fulfill all three criteria 
(i)  Twelve (12) years of post qualification working experience, as on 01.08.2012
(ii)  Minimum 3 years experience as on 01.08.2012 in
a) E-4 grade as defined in DPE guidelines (IDA pre-revised scale Rs.14500-350-18700 / Revised IDA Scale of Rs. 29100-54500) in case of PSU experience or
b) Equivalent annual gross salary, which comes to approximately  Rs. Seven lacs gross, in case of private sector or
c) CDA scale of Rs.10000-325-15200 (pre-revised scale in case of government posts)/Revised scale PB-3(15600-39100)+Grad Pay 6600
(iii)  Minimum work experience of 5 years, as on 01.08.2012, in a company with an annual turnover more than Rs.100 Cr. (In case of PSU, Private companies)

(For any query. please contact on telephone No. 011-23765386 during office hours)

For all the details of  Exam Fees, Qualifications, Disqualifications, Age, Scheme of Selection, Minimum Qualifying Standards, Scheme of Examination Syallabus, Choice of Examination, Probation Cum Training, List of Enclosures,  Please take a look for detailed advertisement.

BSNL Revised SMS Tariff of all Prepaid and Postpaid Customers under GSM / CDMA / WLL(MSC Based) services

PAN India 3G Mobile Service Operator Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has revised the “Tariff for “Short Message Services(SMS)” sent by persons other than a telemarketer registered.
Based on Telecom Regulatory Authority of India(TRAI) Telecom Tariff which has decided to regulate Tariff for SMSs sent by persons other than a telemarketer, BSNL Competent Authority has been decided to revise the SMS tariff for all the customers of Prepaid and Postpaid plans under GSM, CDMA/WLL (MSC Based) services.

Details of revised tariff of SMS sent by persons other than a Telemarketer
>> Upto one hundred SMS per SIM per day, the SMS charges will be as per the plan/STV subscribed by the customer.

>> Beyond 100 SMS per SIM per day, the SMS charges will be as per the plan or 50 paise per SMS which ever is more.

>> For the customers who have subscribed to any volume based SMS STVs (prepaid)/ SMS pack (postpaid), upto 100 SMS per SIM per day will be free and beyond that the SMS charges will be as per the plan or 50 paise per SMS which ever is more.

The above revision is applicable to all the customers of Prepaid and Postpaid plans under GSM, CDMA/WLL (MSC Based) services and the revision of this SMS tariff will implemented with effect from 23-November-2012.

BSNL SMS Services to Landline and Broadband Customers for Fault Booking and Bill Enquiry

BSNL SMS Services Landline and Broadband Customers for Fault Booking and Bill Enquiry
India's Largest Landline and Broadband subscriber base telecom service provider PSU Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has launched the SMS services to Fixed Line (landline) and Broadband customers.

With the new service, BSNL Landline/Broadband subscriber can get Free SMS services on their BSNL or Non-BSNL Mobile numbers for Landline Invoice generated, Land line’s Fault booking, Fault clearance, Payment Reminder, 80% Broadband Usage alert for limited plans and Payment acknowledgements. BSNL subscribers can register their mobile number and email id at the time of request for service in the Customer Aquisition Form(CAF) applied to BSNL. This authorises BSNL to communicate with them and provide them a host of self care services on their registered mobile number or email address.

>> In order to enable customers to keep their contact information updated without visiting the CSC, mobile number and / or email id registrations (including changes) are to be now to be offered via SMS. BSNL CDR System a new billing system would then carry all correspondence from / to these mobile and email only.

Process for Registration (Mobile and/or Email ID) and Fault Booking 
Steps for Registering Only Mobile Number 
Send SMS to 53334 in the following format from the mobile number to be registered.
  REG<space><STD Code-Telephone No><space><Customer Id>    
OR
 REG<space><STD Code-Telephone No><space><Billing Account Number>

Steps for Registering Only Email Id
Send SMS to 53334 in the following format from the registered mobile number.
   EMAIL<space><STD Code-Telephone No><space><Email Id>

Steps for Registering  Mobile Number and Email Id together
Send SMS to 53334 in the following format from the mobile number to be registered (Email ID is optional).
    REG<space><STD Code-Telephone No><space><Customer Id><space><Email Id>    
OR
  REG<space><STD Code-Telephone No><space><Billing Account Number><space><Email Id>

>> Landline and Broadband Fault Booking
BSNL Customers can currently book their Landline and Broadband faults by calling the CSC or by dialling into the IVR System.  This functionality is now being enabled via the SMS channel as part of this initiative. Incoming SMS shall be sent from the customers registered cell phone and shall specify the landline number (associated with the broadband in case of a broadband fault) on which fault is to be booked.  A response message is then sent back to the customer on the customers registered mobile with the docket number created.
Process for Landline and Broadband Fault Booking
Steps for booking a Landline Related Complaint
Send SMS to 53334 in the following format from the registered mobile number.
    FLT<space><STD Code-Telephone No>

Steps for Booking a Broadband Related complaint
 Send SMS to 53334 in the following format from the registered mobile number.  
 BFT<space><STD Code-Telephone No>

>> Bill Enquiry: Incoming SMS shall be sent from the customers registered cell phone and shall specify the landline number or the billing account number.  Message will then be processed as above and bill details will be sent back to the registered mobile.
Process for Bill Enquiry
Steps for Checking the Outstanding Amount in the Latest Telephone Bill
Send SMS to 53334 in the following format from the mobile number to be registered
   BILL<space><STD Code-Telephone No>
     OR
    BILL<space><Billing Account Number>

BSNL allows to enjoy 1% Discount by making Online Payment of bill Through http://portal.bsnl.in

>> HELP keyword Customers can get the format of a keyword by sending HELP to the designated short code. On receiving the request, the CSMS gateway will send the help text configured for the keyword to the mobile number.

>> LIST keyword Customers can get the list of enabled keywords in the CSMS gateway by sending LIST to the designated short code. On receiving the request, the CSMS gateway will send the list of enabled keywords to the mobile number.

Note: For Invalid Formats or Invalid Telephone Numbers, a Regret Message is sent back to the customer.

>> Internet Users can get SMS Services for Landline/Broadband services by registering through
http://selfcare.sdc.bsnl.co.in for South Zone ( Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Chennai, Tamilnadu, Kerala) region
http://selfcare.ndc.bsnl.co.in for North Zone ( Haryana, Punjab, UP(West), UP(East), Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir) region
http://selfcare.wdc.bsnl.co.in for West Zone ( Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh & Gujarat ) region
http://selfcare.edc.bsnl.co.in  for East Zone ( Kolkata, Orissa, Bihar, West Bengal, Adman Nicobar, Assam, Jharkhand, North East ) region.

All the above mentioned services are allowed as free of cost by BSNL to get these services from customer hands only.

BSNL offers 300 additional free calls to customers who arrange their own telephone instrument

In an endeavour to make best customer relationship, India's Largest Landline and Broadband subscriber base telecom service provider Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has announced the Rebate of additional 300 MCUs(Meter Called Units) to the subscribers who arrange their own telephone instrument at the time of provision of new landline telephone connection on regular basis in Karnataka and AndhraPradesh Telecom Circles.

BSNL regularized to offer these additional 300 free calls in addition to normal free calls to the prospective customers who arrange their own telephone instrument at the time of provision of new landline telephone connection and shall be allowed 300 MCUs(Meter Called Units) free over & above the free MCUs available to the plan opted for by the subscriber.

These free MCUs(Meter Called Units) will be distributed equally in three billing cycles @ 100 MCUs per billing cycle and shall be applicable from 2nd billing cycle. This scheme shall not be applicable to unlimited Usage plans where there is no concept of free calls.

The telephone instrument so arranged by the customer under this scheme shall not be replaced by BSNL in the event of its becoming faulty. This new concession will be in addition to the existing rebate in installation charges.

BSNL Launched New Prepaid Plan "PRAVASI" under 2G and 3G GSM Mobile Services at Kerala

India's leading Telecom Network Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has launched a new prepaid plan "PRAVASI" in Kerala BSNL Telecom circle under 2G and 3G GSM Mobile Services with effect from 05-November-2012.

This new prepaid plan costs Rs.199 for 2G and Rs.238 for 3G services which allows free usage of 12000 seconds on-net and 2400 seconds off-net voice calls with 1000SMS and 200 MB data which is to be used with 60 days from date of activation. As on date all the plans gives free usage for 30 days only.

2G and 3G mobile customers of  Kerala who gets this connection(existing/new) will gets ISD tariff of STV 24 and 26 for a period of 30days from activation. This new prepaid plan "PRAVASI" in Kerala BSNL Telecom circle has launched for 90 days as a Promotional Offer with effect from 5th November 2012 to 02nd February 2013.

Tariff Details of  New Prepaid Plan "PRAVASI" in Kerala
Sl.No
Particulars
Details
1 Initial Bundled Plan charges Rs.199/- for 2G Plan(Rs.179/- FRC+Rs.20/- SIM) & Rs.238/- for 3G Plan(Rs.179/- FRC+Rs.59/- SIM)
2 Free Usage of the Plan Valid for 60 days from the date of activation
a) Voice freebies(Local/STD) 12000 sec Onnet & 2400 sec Offnet

b) SMS(Local/National) 1000 Nos
c) Data 200 MB
d) ISD STVs 24 & 26 features for a period of 30 days
3 Initial Validity One Year
4 Validity Extension Through Plan voucher 179
5 Base Plan Per Second Plan
6 Call Charges
Local/STD Onnet 1p/sec
Local/STD Offnet 1.2p/sec
7 SMS charges 50ps for Local & 60ps for National SMS
8 Video Call charges 2ps/sec to BSNL Network & 3ps/sec to other Network
9 Friends & Family charges(2+1
numbers within LSA)
BSNL number @30p/min & STD 40p/min
10 Applicability of STVs All Special Tariff Vouchers(STVs) are applicable
11 Migration Migration allowed to & from the plan

BSNL - SIS Internet Data Center, Hosted and Managed Services Plans and Tariff

BSNL has launched Internet Data Centers(IDC) at 10 locations across India, the locations are Ahmedabad, Faridabad, Mumbai, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Jaipur which are maintained by M/s Datacraft India Limited (Present as M/s Dimension Data) and Bangalore, Hyderabad, Cherthala, Ranchi are maintained by M/s Sai Infosystem India Limited (SIS) for implementing and selling of Data Center Services.

The Services will be offered mainly by M/s SIS from IDCs(Internet Data Centers) are
Different Services offered under Hosted and Managed Services by BSNL-SIS 
In Hosted Services, customers are having full control over the servers and has choice of operating system, system configuration etc. Customers have to pay according to their requirement about system configurations. It can provide less overhead and a larger Return on Investment (ROI). Different Services are as follows.
  • Hosted Compute Service. 
  • Dedicated Hosting Service. 
  • Hosted Exchange Service. 
  • Dedicated Hosting Exchange Service. 
  • Microsoft Lync Communication Service. 
  • Managed Services. 
  • Backup Services. 
A Compute Service shares hardware and network connections while providing dedicated privacy, performance and flexibility at a fraction of the cost. It provides a wide portfolio that can give the solution to seek, especially when combined with BSNL-SIS IDC managed services. BSNL allows the Hosted Compute Services at IDC in three categories namely, Silver, Gold, Platinum with the following tariff.
BSNL Hosted and Managed Services

BSNL launched Internet Data Centers and their Services

India’s Largest and Leading Telecom Service Provider Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has launched Internet Data Centres (BSNL IDC) on April 16, 2012. These data centres were inaugurated by Shri Kapil Sibal, Minister of Communications and Information Technology.
IDC is a service brand name for the data center services provided by Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited,. BSNL IDC is a state-of-the-art data center located at ten major locations across India at Ahmedabad, Bangalore , Cherthala , Faridabad , Ghaziabad , Hyderabad , Jaipur, Ludhiyana, Mumbai and Ranchi. who maintains most fault tolerant networks. Internet Data Center services comprises IT operations which is provided with the expertise well recognized worldwide.

BSNL Data Center Solutions enable the clients to empower their business by outsourcing their IT operations in a smart and secure way and helps the clients to concentrate on their core business by taking their critical-manage required IT solutions' management responsibilities.

BSNL will offer the following Solutions and Services by these Internet Data Centers(IDCs)
  • Co-Location Services. 
  • Managed IT Services. 
  • Managed Host Services.  
  • Cloud Services.
BSNL Data Centers are the best to those who required IT infrastructure needed to grow the business further and thinking about maintenance of such IT infra on secure parameters and low-cost strategy with the best guardian for IT operations, there is no limit storage & tidy servers to cater the database and applications.

BSNL New Customer Application Forms for Various Services

In our endeavor to improve Customer friendly telecom services Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has issued the new application forms for New Regular Telephone Connection, New Public Telephone Connection, Temporary Telephone Connection, Shifting of Telephones and Add-on Facilities have been simplified. 
With a view to simplify and offer customer friendly services, these forms can be downloaded and used, and also the photocopies of these forms as well as printed copies downloaded would be accepted from the customers by BSNL

Customer Acquisition/Application Forms(CAF) of Landline & ISDN
 Customer Acquisition/Application Forms(CAF) of Public Call Office(PCO)
 Customer Application Forms(CAF) of OTHER

BSNL Web hosting Services through Web Servers - Latest Plans and Tariff

India's Telecom backbone Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has offered Web hosting services  to the consumer in multiple formats based on customer requirements.
These requirements are incumbent upon cost and infrastructure provided. Web hosting does not include authoring of a Web site or the development of database-driven components or code. It is incumbent upon the consumer of Web hosting services to develop this material or have it developed on his or her behalf.

By hosting the user pages through the Web servers of BSNL, the customer can save lot of access time. Where the server is available within safe hands of BSNL, any modifications required by the customer can be done immediately to suit the requirements.


 Details of Plans and Tariff of Web Hosting Services through BSNL Web Servers
Particulars Plan I Plan II Plan III Plan IV Plan V Plan VI
Web Sapce 50 MB 100 MB 250 MB 500 MB 750 MB 1000 MB
Email Space 300 MB 400 MB 400 MB 600 MB 600 MB 600 MB
Web Space Charge/Year in Rs. 500 800 2000 5000 7000 9000
Email Space Charge/Year in Rs. 800 1500 2000 5000 5500 6000
Free Data Transfer per Month 200 MB 500 MB 1 GB Unlim-ited Unlim-ited Unlim-ited
Free Email IDs 10 20 25 40 50 60
Charges for additional 5 email IDs (Min=0, Max=20)/year in Rs. NO 500 500 500 500 500
Charges for every 5 child FTP Users (Min=0, Max=4)/year in Rs. NO 500 1000 1500 2000 2000
Charges for additional 50 MB Web Space (Min=0, Max=10)/year in Rs. 600 600 600 600 600 600
Charges for additional 50 MB Email Space (Min=0, Max=10)/year in Rs. 600 600 600 600 600 600
IMAP Charges per year in Rs. No 500 1000 1000 2000 2000
SSL Charges per year in Rs. No 1000 2000 2000 4000 4000
Non-BSNL IP pool (Charges based on number of email IDs)/year in Rs. No 1000 2000 2000 4000 4000
DB Hosting Charge per year in Rs. 0 0 0 0 0 0

Important Notes:
>> Minimum commitment period is 1 Year and charges will be taken in advance.
>> One Domain shall be given. Domain hosting charge will be Rs. 500 per year.
>> New domain Registration will be charged as per actual and will be adjusted in next bill.
>> Charges in excess of free Data Transfer up to 2 GB : Rs 2000/-. and  up to 5 GB : Rs 4000/-.
>> Data Transfer over above slabs will be charged in slab of 5 GB Data Transfer.
>> Special customized plans to suite big corporate can also be offered with conditions.
>> Service Tax will be extra for all the above plans.

Additional Attributes of the Packageof Web hosting Services
Particulars Plan I Plan II Plan III Plan IV Plan V Plan VI
Platform Windows/ Unix Windows/ Unix Windows/ Unix Windows/ Unix Windows/ Unix Windows/ Unix
DB hosting N.A Oracle/ MySQL Oracle/ MySQL Oracle/ MySQL Oracle/ MySQL Oracle/ MySQL
Admin FTP user 1 1 1 1 1 1
HTTP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
SMTP/POP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
AV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
AS Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Auto-reply Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mail Forwarding Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
One Database and One DB user Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
SMS No No No No No No
WAP No No No No No No
Message data transfer per month No No No No No No

BSNL WEB HOSTING Services through Web Servers at New Delhi and Bangalore

Today’s passion is "Anything and Everything on the Net" which becomes very essential to keep the information about the organization and self in the cyberspace. Web hosting is a service that allows users to post Web pages to the Internet. It allows users to publish their own information resources to any Internet user interested in accessing them. It is a business that provides the technologies and services needed for web sites to be viewed on the web. 

BSNL has been launched Web Hosting Services presently through web servers located at New Delhi and Bangalore.  BSNL has built up multi-terabyte storage for offering web hosting services to its customer. Web Hosting services are available for all users, ranging from home users who wish to establish their web presence to corporate houses with high-end hosting requirements.

The customer is assured of superior bandwidth infrastructure ensuring faster connections, high availability, Backup, round the clock monitoring, high level security such as firewall, IDS and Antivirus. Web hosting services are more advantageous, because the physical location of the web server does not reside at the consumer’s premises and the customer effectively transfers responsibility for maintaining his website to BSNL. The administrative control of the website remains with the customer though the website is in the BSNL server.

Main features of WEB HOSTING Services 
  • Domain name hosting 
  • Web Publishing : HTML pages with Browser supported MIME pages 
  • Server side scripting: Perl. Java Servlets , JSP 
  • Web Server: Apache, Tomcat. 
  • Data base : MYSQL 
  • SMTP (Exim) and POP3 (apop3d) service for each domain 
  • Multiple e-mail ids per domain with flexible mail quota possible 
  • FTP access for uploading /downloading files 
  • Centralized authentication for SMTP, POP3,FTP and for administration 
  • Multiple Web Hosting Plans to choose 
  • Multi user Admin- Administration Console for the management of services & usage reports. 
  • Multi User – User Administration Console for limited management of services and usage reports Data Transfer quota Exceeded Message Display. 
  • No hard limit on quota 
  • Round the clock Technical report support through Help Desk (1957)

BSNL attains Landline and Broadband Customer Care Services

India largest telecom Service provider Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has already issued the information or callcenter numbers for Landline and Broadband services to make the BSNL services information at customer finger tips by just giving a call to BSNL customer care from mobile or landline and get the queries answered for the services of BSNL Landline/WLL and Broadband Services.
BSNL Landline and Broadband Customer Care Services
Customer can dial 1500 from BSNL mobile or landline phone to know anything about BSNL's Landline and WLL services, and also by dialing 1504 for Broadband services for the following type of queries.
  • Tariff of different plans and services. 
  • Directory information. 
  • Status of your line fault 
  • Progress of any service request 
  • Outstanding bill amount and much more...
For any type of query against BSNL LANDLINE services through customer care, customer can call the Call Center Number '1500' and for the BSNL BROADBAND services customer will approach the Broadband Helpline number '1504' or  "1800-424-1600"  and  "1800-424-1601" (for Prepaid Broadband Services).

BSNL increased SIM replacement charges under 2G & 3G GSM mobile services

PAN India Mobile Service Operator Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) has increased the replacement  (Dummy /Duplicate) SIM charges for defective/lost SIM for 2G / 3G prepaid & postpaid connections
Among all the 2G and 3G Mobile service providersin India, BSNL is the only mobile service provider who issues the replacement SIM at just for only Rs.20/- for 2G SIM and Rs.59/- for 3G SIM as on date.

Due to many variations it has been decided by BSNL competent authority to hike the charges for replacement of  defective/lost SIM of prepaid & postpaid connections in 2G and 3G GSM Mobile Services. BSNL headquarters has issued all the instructions to all their circles to implement the same.

Revised increased charges for Replacement SIM of prepaid & postpaid mobile connections

Particulars
Existing Charges
Revised Charges
2G (Normal SIM) Rs.20/- (Inclusive of Service Tax) Rs.100/- (Inclusive of Service Tax)
3G (U-SIM) Rs.59/- (Inclusive of Service Tax) Rs.139/- (Inclusive of Service Tax)

The Revision of raised charges for defective/lost SIM of prepaid & postpaid connections in 2G and 3G GSM Mobile Services shall effective with effect from 19-November-2012.

Launching of "Mobile Money Transfer" Services by Hon'ble MOC & IT

BSNL and Department of Posts has launched the "Mobile Money Transfer Services" which has been made commercially live from 10th November 2012 in 72 Post offices of Delhi, Kerala, Punjab and Bihar.
In order to make these services to be made available in all other Post offices across the country. Hon'ble Minister of Communications and Information Technology Shri Kapil Sibal is scheduled to launch the service on 15th November 2012 Thursday at 10:00 AM at New Delhi. Hon'ble MOC & IT will feed in amount in the Mobile handset and send the money to Trivandrum, Kerala as a mark of inauguration.


There will be video conferencing between the venue in Delhi and Trivandrum, where CPMG  Department of Posts Kerala and CGM, BSNL Kerala will witness the receipt of money transferred from Delhi on the occasion.

This event will be projected & displayed live on screen for view of Media and press present at the venue in Delhi/Kerala. The event will also be streamed live (web cast) on BSNL website with link to DoTIDoP website.

BSNL Increased Fixed Monthly Charges of Landline - Sulabh Plan

India's National Telecom backbone Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited has inrceased the FMC(Fixed Monthly Charges) or Monthly Rent of "Sulabh Plan" in Landline segment from Rs 99/- per month to Rs 120/- per month in areas having exchange capacity 30000 lines or above.
These revised FMC(Fixed Monthly Charges) shall be implemented at first where exchange capacity is 30000 lines or above in the areas of Maharastra, Karnataka and Punjab Circles/Service areas. These increased FMC(Fixed Monthly Charges) shall be implemented initially for a period of three months with effect from 01st December 2012.

The increased Fixed Monthly Charges of Landline - Sulabh Plan shall be reviewed after three months and decision regarding regularization and its implementation on PANINDIA basis shall be taken accordingly. The other terms and conditions applicable to ‘Sulabh Plan’ shall remain unchanged as per headquarters of BSNL.

BSNL Telecom Labs - Proposed Cities for "Online Certificate Courses / Program"

The first phase “BSNL Online Certificate Program” is expected to be launched by December 2012 from the training centers and the second phase of expansion of BSNL Online Certificate Program” by involving BSNL field units with field Telecom Labs at new cities, is expected to be launched by this financial year.
BSNL Online Portal development team is in the process of developing a nationwide common portal that will serve as a single point platform for registration and payment by the participants. Once the Telecom Labs in the fields are established, these online courses can be launched from field units in the second phase for practical sessions/certificate programs.

Details of BSNL Telecom Labs Proposed Cities for "Online Certificate Courses/Program"
Sl.No
Name of the Circle/State
Name of the City proposed for Telecom Lab
1
Andhra Pradesh
Visakhapatnam
2
Andhra Pradesh
Vijayawada
3
Assam
Dibrugad
4
Assam
Tejpur
5
Assam
Silchar
6
Bihar
Bhagalpur
7
Bihar
Muzzaffarpur
8
Chatisgarh
Raipur
9
Chatisgarh
Bilaspur
10
Gujarat
Rajkot
11
Gujarat
Surat
12
Gujarat
Vadodra
13
Haryana
Faridabad
14
Haryana
Gurgeon
15
Himachal Pradesh
Shimla
16
Himachal Pradesh
Dharmashala
17
Himachal Pradesh
Hamirpur
18
J&K
Sri Nagar
19
Jharkhand
Jamshedpur
20
Jharkhand
Dhanbad
21
Karnataka
Mangalore
22
Kerala
Ernakulam
23
Kerala
Kottayam
24
Kerala
Kozhikode
25
Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal
26
Madhya Pradesh
Gwalior
27
Maharastra
Amravathi
28
NE-2
Dimmapur
29
NTR
Delhi
30
Orissa
Berhampur
31
Orissa
Sambalpur
32
Punjab
Chandigarh
33
Rajasthan
Ajmer
34
Rajasthan
Jodhpur
35
Rajasthan
Udaipur
36
Tamil Nadu
Coiambatore
37
Tamil Nadu
Madurai
38
Tamil Nadu
Trichy
39
Tamil Nadu
Puduchaery
40
Tamil Nadu
Tirunelveli
41
UP(E)
Agra
42
UP(E)
Allahabad
43
UP(E)
Kanpur
44
UP(W)
Noida
45
Uttranchal
Dehradun
46
Uttranchal
Nainital
47
West Bengal
Asansol

New Mobile Codes of Idea Cellular, Dishnet Wireless and Bharti Airtel

Government of India’s Department of Telecom has allotted the new Mobile Switching Codes for mobile operators in India recently for operation of GSM Mobile services in various states/circles/service areas.
The New mobile switching were alloted to the operators of Idea Cellular in Orissa, Dishnet Wireless in UP(W) and Bharti Airtel in Bihar to operate the services under GSM Mobile services in their mentioned service areas.

New GSM Mobile Switching Codes of M/s Idea Cellular Ltd in Orissa Service area 
77900, 77899, 77898, 77890, 77889, 77888, 77880, 77879, 77878, 77870 

New GSM Mobile Switching Codes of M/s Dishnet Wireless Ltd in UP(E) Service area 
77869, 77868, 77860, 77859, 77858, 77850, 77849, 77848, 77840, 77839 

New GSM Mobile Switching Codes of M/s Bharti Airtel Ltd in Bihar Service area 
77838, 77830, 77829, 77828, 77820, 77819, 77818, 77810, 77799, 77798.


BSNL "Online Certificate Courses” to be launched soon…

India’s Telecom backbone Bharat Sanchar Nigham Limited(BSNL) will soon be announced to offer the vocational training to Engineering students during their holidays.

Lab based training in training centers and field visit based training is to be given to students across the country, which results a new revenue stream for BSNL by offering such vocational training to engineering students.  In view of extensive availability of telecom equipment's in BSNL training centers and with field units, along with good trained staff, a combination of Online Learning along with appropriate hands-on experience on telecom equipment's has been suitably synerized to develop a new learning product for technical populace of the country. 

The first phase of this project(“BSNL Online Certificate Program”)is expected to be launched by December 2012 from the training centers and the second phase of expansion of this program-me by involving BSNL field units with field Telecom Labs at new cities, is expected to be launched by this financial year. 

Certificate Program/Courses which are proposed under this program are 
  • Digital Switching Systems 
  • Digital Transmission Systems 
  • Broadband Technology 
  • Optical Fiber Technology 
  • Mobile Communications 
  • IP, Networking and Cyber Security 
  • Telecom Support Infrastructure 

These courses has been designed in view with the syllabus and knowledge of engineering students, However, since this is a practical oriented course for increasing awareness with focus on practical hands-on training, based on individual’s interest or exposure, anyone can join these courses.