State-run telecom operator, BSNL or Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has recently rolled out a plan for its long-term customers. The operator has launched unlimited calling plan where the company is offering free roaming as well as 30GB data every month at Rs. 399/ The plan comes under postpaid mobile services, which means postpaid customers can avail this particular offer.
RK Mittal, the director, and CM of BSNL Board has stated, “This postpaid offering with unlimited calling and 30 GB data @ Rs. 399/- per month is one of the best in the industry. This extremely competitive and economical postpaid plan is for our existing & new customers. We are committed to providing affordable and efficient services to our customers.”
The company has launched this particular plan on the occasion of Holi. The plan will be effective from the 1st of March on a pan-India basis, reports Gizbot. According to the same published report, the deployment of the Nokia Single (RAN) Radio Access Network software simplifies network installation, meaning: it will allow BSNL to save operational costs when supporting the 2G, 3G, and 4G subscribers just in a single radio unit. Furthermore, the new VoLTE services will also give allowance to BSNL’s 4G subscribers in order to experience HD-quality voice as well as faster call connections.
Sources also claim that Nokia will deploy the technology in 10 telecom circles in the India market which includes Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Goa, Chattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, as well as Telangana.
The Chairman and the Managing Director of BSNL, Anupam Shrivastava, has recently stated, ” Hunger for consistent change and innovation provides the fuel to drive us towards excellence. With this in our core, we are striving to offer the best in class network speed, coverage and capacity using the best technology available. We are really proud to have technology partners like NOKIA with whom we are working in South and West Zone of the country, rolling out the latest single RAN Technology and further moving towards 5G, in direction with our aim to offer the best. “
“We are pleased to continue our longstanding relationship with BSNL on this important project in India. The deployment of our technologies will enable BSNL to launch exciting new voice and data services, satisfying growing demand in India,” stated the head of India Market of Nokia, Sanjay Malik.