BSNL introduced a new STV - VOICE97 (Recharge 97) under the Friends and Family category with 90 days validity with a bunch of combo offers. The new STV allows cheaper calling within the home circle for five numbers chosen by the user.
Reduced SMS rate is also available to the selected five friend and family members. The new STV also offers 60 minutes free calls to any network.
The new STV will be available only to the Per Minute, Per Second & Payri Jodi prepaid customers from 01 August 2014. The F&F numbers need to be specified only once by the user unlike every time announced earlier. Changes can be made at Rs. 5 per number.