- BSNL has introduced a work from home prepaid Special Tariff Voucher (STV) at Rs 599.
- The plan offers unlimited data till the limit of 5GB data per day is reached.
- BSNL has also reintroduced a 4 per cent instant discount for recharging prepaid numbers of other users.
The lockdown period saw many people working from home. For some, the return to offices is still uncertain as they continue to work remotely. Several telecommunication companies have brought work from home offers to assist users through these times.
Now, state-owned telco Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has introduced a work from home Special Tariff Voucher (STV) at Rs 599. The prepaid plan will be available in all circles except for Mumbai and Delhi.
The development was first noted by Only Tech. BSNL from its Chennai handle tweeted that the company has brought in the offer at a time when many employees and students are functioning from home.
BSNL Work from Home STV 599: The Special Tariff Voucher (STV) offers unlimited free voice calling and national roaming including MTNL roaming area of Delhi and Mumbai. The plan also offers unlimited data till the limit of 5GB data per day is reached. After a limit of 5GB is reached, the speed is reduced to 80 Kbps. The plan also offers 100 free SMS per day to any network including MTNL networks. STV 599 will be available from July 6 in the Tamil Nadu circle. The plan can be activated through CTOPUP, BSNL's website or self care activation.
Work from home DSL broadband plan at no cost: BSNL is offering a DSL broadband plan that offers 5GB daily data with a speed up to 10 Mbps. After the limit of 5GB is reached, the speed is reduced to 1Mbps. Users must note that this offer is promotional and limited to Bharat Fiber postpaid category.
The plan will be available from July 3 to July 26.
BSNL reintroduces 4% discount on recharge of other prepaid numbers:
BSNL has also reintroduced its 4 per cent discount offer through which users get an instant discount for recharging prepaid numbers. Users must note that this recharge has to be done through the My BSNL app.
The promotional offer has been introduced and will be valid through September 30. Users must note that the discount can also be availed by users recharing their own numbers using the MyBSNL app for the first time or the new users once within the scheme period.
For recharging other prepaid numbers, the discount will be valid till September 30. Users will only have to pay the reduced or discounted amount since it is an instant discount.
BSNL had introduced the Apno ki Madad Se Recharge that enabled a BSNL user to recharge another BSNL number, for his family or friends. On recharging the number for his family or friends, the BSNL user will get a four percent discount and will be eligible for a cashback.
The offer was initially valid until May 31 with the scheme applicable to registered users and as now been extended.