India's National Telecom Backbone Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), launches a new short code - '15106' to Metro Heart Institute (Delhi NCR) Helpline.
Metro hospital and heart institute is a pioneer in the technological revolution in health care, rendering services to thousands of patients from across the globe to get them cured, in the presence of world class facilities.
BSNL opened this new short code as per the directions of DOT as a Category-1 Service. This new short code - 15106 is available across the country to all the states and union territories of the nation.
The short code 15106 will be opened in all Local Exchanges, TDM Tax / IP Tax / Soft Switches / Mobile MSC / GMSC / WLL MSC of all Telecom circles. STD code + 15106 will also be opened for inter-circle calls.
As a Category-1 service, this service may also be introduced by other service providers in India. National AIDS Helpline Number '15106', is available across all circles and the calls from other service providers may be routed to BSNL as per existing inter connect agreement charges.
Features of Metro Heart Institute (Delhi NCR) Helpline Number 15106 are :
- Category-l service' ( i.e. mandatory service to be provided by at the Access providers )
- Accessibility: Un-restricted, i.e. available on STD also
- Metered Service: Called party pays.
Recently, BSNL opened the following new toll free short codes as per the directions of DOT in a similar manner.
This is really a good move by DOT & BSNL and we may hope these new helpline numbers will be very much helpful to ordinary people in India.