As we are aware the North-East India were hit by a devastating floods recently and the situation is only getting worse leading to damage of property and also costing people their lives.
To help people who are affected by these floods and are in crisis ,Vodafone has come up with their new offer of 50 minutes of free talktime which could help people to contact or to be contacted in case of emergencies.
The one-time service is being offered in affected regions like Kamrup, Karimganj and Bongaigaon in Assam, Ukhrool and Bishnupur in Manipur, and in North Tripura at present.
“This service will continue till the end of monsoon season. The areas are expanding to cover more people as and when required,” Lauria said, adding around 15,000 people have been covered under the scheme so far. The company said the free talk-time offer depends on cell site data of flood affected regions and applies only to local calls.
Apart from this Vodafone in association with Assam State Disaster Management is sending out constant SMS alerts on flood-related precautions. Vodafone India is also keeping a close watch on the flood situation and will take measures to take care of citizens Health Safety and Well being.