Based on current market scenario and increase inservice tax, BSNL has decided to rationalize some of it's popular Voice STVs under prepaid mobile services. The revised STVs will be implemented across all BSNL telecom circles from 9th June 2015 onwards.
BSNL will be reducing the freebies and validity of voice STVs like - STV VOICE135, STV VOICE45, STV VOICE122, STV VOICE341, STV VOICE65, STV VOICE699, STV VOICE161, STV VOICE31. In addition, BSNL has also decided to launch one new Voice Calling STV - 159, which will offer 365 minutes free local/STD calls to any network with a validity of 30 days.
Revision of BSNL Prepaid Voice Calling STVs from 09-06-2015 across India
|Existing||Modified / New STVs|
|DESCRIPTION OF VOUCHER||MRP (in Rs.) (in Rs.) incl of S. Tax||Validity||DESCRIPTION OF VOUCHER||MRP (in Rs.) incl of S. Tax||Validity|
|335 Mins Local / STD to Any Network||135||30||300 Mins Local / STD to Any Network||135||28|
|[NEW STV] 365 Mins Local / STD to Any Network||159||30|
|Local any net 1.4P/2Sec||45||30||Local any net 1.4P/2Sec||45||27|
|Local any net 1.4P/2Sec||122||90||Local any net 1.4P/2Sec||122||81|
|UNLIMITED Local On-net free||341||27||UNLIMITED Local On-net free||341||24|
|UNLIMITED LOCAL/STD ONNET CALLS||699||30||UNLIMITED LOCAL/STD ONNET CALLS||699||28|
|Unlimited (Local + STD) on-net calls||161||6||Unlimited (Local + STD) on-net calls||161||5|
|STV Voice local BSNL @12paise/min||65||28||STV Voice local BSNL @15paise/min||65||27|
|80 mins LOCAL AND STD CALLS ON-NET||31||1||72 mins LOCAL AND STD CALLS ON-NET||31||1|
The above STV rationalization will be effective for all the circles except STVs in specific circles which have already been rationalized /withdrawn recently viz. STV 122, STV 344 and STV 65 for Bihar and STV 65 and STV 44 for Karnataka.
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