BSNL’s landline for Rs.20 in rural Uttar PradeshJuly 21st, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 21 (IANS) The state-owned telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will now provide basic phone connections in rural Uttar Pradesh at monthly instalments of Rs.20, a top company official said Monday. “The upcoming scheme will be exclusively launched in the villages in August,” BSNL’s general manager for marketing in the state Rajesh Kumar told IANS.
“The total cost of the offer will be Rs.200. However, those who cannot pay Rs.200 in one go can avail the offer by depositing Rs.20 every month,” he added.
The scheme will provide 20 free calls per month to its subscribers.