The State run telecom operator, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, BSNL is going to introduce an offer comprising of double voice calls, restricted to BSNL landlines only, reported a trusted source. This change in the tariff rates will be applicable from August 1 on pan India basis. The report further suggested that BSNL will be offering nearly double free voice calls on all the existing general and exclusive landline plans which are inclusive of the economy and special plans.
According to latest information, these changes will be applicable to landline plans that cost above Rs. 160 in all the circles. The Rs. 160 landline plan will now offer 160 free calls, Rs. 180 plan will give 180 free voice calls while the Rs. 220 plan will offer 220 free voice calls. However, all these free calls are applicable only to calls in the BSNL network. The telecom industry seems to be in a tough competition with the entry of Reliance Jio into the market.