BSNL is offering cashback of 50 percent this Dussehra on voice recharges as part of a new promotional offer. Apart from this, there will be a full talk time offer on recharge transactions carried via the state-owned telecom operator’s mobile app or website for a limited period. Both offers will be applicable for BSNL users across India and will go live on September 25.
As part of the BSNL offer, customers who buy recharge packs between September 25 and October 25 will get 50 percent cashback for the recharge value. The offer is applicable on talk time recharges of Rs. 42, Rs. 44, Rs. 65, Rs. 69, Rs. 88, and Rs. 122, the company said in a statement. The full talk time offer would be applicable on recharges of Rs. 30 only, and the offer will start on September 25 and last till October 2.
R.K. Mittal, Director (CM) BSNL Board said, “We always come up with extra benefits on festive occasion. On this occasion we are offering up to 50 percent more talk value along with many FTT offers for all our prepaid mobile customers.”
This is the latest in a series of BSNL offers released over the past few months. A promotional offer launched earlier this month reduced the tariff for on-net calls to 15p per minute and off-net calls to 35p per minute for 30 days with recharge pack of Rs. 8. Users could get the same call tariff for 90 days with recharge of Rs. 15. For data consumers, the company also has a recharge plan with up to 90GB of data (1GB per day for 90 days) priced at Rs. 429.
BSNL is planning to roll out 4G VoLTE services on pan-India basis, and has asked the government for approval to use 700MHz band for 4G and 5G services. The company has also held discussions with Nokia over 5G field trials.