BSNL Bonanza on Diwali: Offers 10% Additional Talk Value on Special Tariff Vouchers
The state-run telecom company, BSNL announces Diwali Bonanza by offering 10% additional talk value on special tariff vouchers. This offer is valid from 15th October to 31st October 2016 across all telecom circles in the prepaid mobile segment.
10% Extra Talk Value on Existing STVs:
The 10% extra talk time value is being offered on special tariff vouchers (STVs) of ₹ 159, ₹ 201, ₹ 359 and ₹ 449. The above-mentioned tariff vouchers will offer extra 10% talk value resulting in 22,330 sec, 29,480 sec, 57,200 sec, and 1,540 min local/STD calls with 30, 28, 60 and 84 days validity respectively. After recharging with the above said voice STVs, send STV space VOICEMRP to 123 so as to get 10$ extra talk value benefit on the special tariff voucher.
New Combo STVs with Data and Extra Talk Value:
In order to encourage using data services, smaller denomination combo STVs were launched with extra talk value and 3G data. The promotional combo STVs are ₹ 13, ₹ 77 and ₹ 177 carrying data benefit of 10MB, 30MB, and 50MB with a validity of 2, 10 and 15 days validity respectively.
Double Data STV’s with 1 Year Validity:
Challenging the other telecom players, the public sector telecom giant introduced double data STVs with a long 1-year validity across the country. Under this promotional benefit, ₹ 1,498, ₹ 2,798, ₹ 3,998, ₹ 4,498 data STV offers 18GB, 36GB, 60GB and 80GB respectively.
In a quiet surprising way, BSNL activated more than 2.2 new mobile connections in the month of September 2016 despite the Reliance Jio big bang entry across India.