Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) offers voice-calling free of cost among other benefits under several of its prepaid recharge plans. In some of its STVs or special tariff vouchers priced from Rs 186 to Rs 485, announced on a promotional basis, BSNL offers unlimited voice calls over a validity period spanning 28 days to 180 days, according to its website - bsnl.co.in. Under a promotional BSNL special tariff voucher priced at Rs 187, the state-run telecom operator offers unlimited voice calls along with 1 GB (gigabyte) of mobile data for a validity period of 28 days, according to the BSNL website. Under another promotional recharge pack or STV, priced at Rs. 485, BSNL offers unlimited voice calls over a validity period of 180 days, among other benefits, according to BSNL. Benefits under BSNL's Rs 485 plan include 1 GB of data per day but this benefit is applicable for the first 90 days, it noted.
The effective date of implementation may be vary from circle to circle, thus the same may be confirmed from respective circle offices, BSNL added.
Here are some offers launched by BSNL on a promotional basis:
(BSNL's special tariff voucher of Rs 87 comes with a validity period of 28 days, according to its website)
BSNL Rs 186 plan
Under its plan voucher priced at Rs. 186, BSNL offers 1 GB of mobile data for the first 28 days, according to its website. BSNL's Rs. 186 plan voucher also includes unlimited on-net and off-net voice calls - local as well as STD - in home LSA, according to its website. The Rs. 186 plan voucher comes with a validity period of 180 days. However, the 1GB data is applicable only for the first 28 days, according to BSNL.
BSNL Rs 187 prepaid recharge plan
The Rs. 187 recharge pack, according to BSNL, includes PRBT or Personalised Ring back Tone - a service that enables a subscriber to set up a tune instead of the default ring. Free calls offered under BSNL's recharge pack priced at Rs. 187 (including GST), include local and STD calls made on the home LSA (Licensed Service Area) as well as BSNL's national roaming area (excluding Mumbai and Delhi), according to the telecom company's website. The Rs. 187 recharge plan or STV is applicable on both on-net - calls made on BSNL's own network - and off-net calls - calls made outside BSNL's network.
BSNL Rs. 485 plan
BSNL's plan voucher priced at Rs. 485 (including GST) comes with a validity period of 180 days. However, the 90 GB of mobile data at a daily limit of 1 GB is applicable for the "first 90 days only", BSNL said. The Rs. 485 plan voucher includes unlimited on-net and off-net calls in the home LSA and national roaming (excluding Mumbai and Delhi), according to the BSNL website.