20210407

BSNL 197 recharge plan launched with ZING music app extra benefits

Newly launched bsnl 197 plan of prepaid (Plan voucher 197) system integrated with ZING music app with 180 days validity available from 3 April 2021.

Public Telecommunications Telecom company in India Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has announced the launch of a new prepaid version of Plan voucher 197 integrated with the ZING music app and is available from 3 April 2021 onwards. The validity of the new 197 prepaid plan voucher validity is tagged to 180 days (in calendar days).

BSNL 197 recharge plan

BSNL 197 recharge details: Customers opting for the new Voucher prepaid 197 Plan will receive Truly Unlimited Local / STD / Roaming calls including Mumbai and Delhi network areas with Unlimited Data speed reduced to 80kbps after 2GB per day and 100 SMS / day and access to the system Zing music app. Although BSNL allows 180 days of operation, the validity of freebies is limited to only 18 days from the date of activation.

ParticularsFreebies / Tariff details
Plan MRP in Rs.197
Features / FreebiesTruly Unlimited voice Local / STD / Roaming calls any net in Home LSA and national roaming including MTNL network in Mumbai and Delhi for 18 Days + Unlimited data (speed reduced to 80 kbps after 2 GB/day) for 18 Days + 100 SMS/day for 18 Days + ZING app for first 18 Days
Validity of Freebies18 Days
Validity of Plan180 days
Selfcare ActivationSMS Keyword : PLAN BSNL197 (Send SMS Keyword to 123) USSD Code : *444*197# (Dial & Proceed)

In association with with M/s Bee Innovation India Pvt. BSNL provides bonding services to its valuable consumers who make PV 197 recharge using self-care (SMS or USSD) will not receive a subscription to the ZING music app. The above bsnl tariff will be implemented from 03-04-2021. 

The implementation of the prepaid tariff will be done in accordance with the 43rd Amendment to the Telecom Tariff Order and the instructions / guidelines / specifications issued by TRAI from time to time. The OTF (On The Fly) commission payable to the BSNL / DSA / RD / OCSC dealer will be Rs 90 / - per opening.

Regional languages ​​included in the ZING App

BSNL customers who can unlock the above recharge offer can access ZING! the content is completely free. Currently, ZING offers entertainment content in 15+ languages. Hindi, Punjabi, Haryanvi, Himachali, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Assamese, Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, English, Oriya etc...!

ZING Music: ZING! services music of all genres and Moods. All streaming music, Party, Hip hop, fun, sad, footy, retro, classic, artists and dedication. Religion becomes the deepest taste of Indians, ZING! holds content content for all religions practiced in India. Hindus, Sikhs, Christians, Muslims. Regional holiday music. Mention some traditional music that reflects the rich culture and heritage of India. Users can create their own playlists and share them with friends or post on social media.

ZING Movies on demand: Popular movies in all languages, Classics and Hit movies form a variety of ZING! Movie Catalog. Movie content is available for full screen viewing and can be marked as recent or duplicate preferences.

Short Videos on ZING: Fitness, health, cooking, film gossip, comedy and non-movie comedy shows, latest Movie Trailers, Celebrity Birth days, fashion style, makeup and hair styles, and much more. There are 30000+ short video format binge views anytime and anywhere. However, all videos are available in Indian regional languages ​​and are updated daily.

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20210317

BSNL could roll out Hybrid 4G in the next 10 months

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has come up with two different plans to accelerate the Hybrid 4G services rollout process across India.

Public Telecommunications Company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has come up with two different plans to accelerate the 4G rollout process in the country. BSNL's first 4G tenders had to be scrapped because the government didn't want telecoms to buy its networking equipment / equipment from foreign suppliers. 

BSNL Hybrid 4G in the next 10 months

But a rapid roll-out of 4G is needed to ensure telecom survival amid competition with private operators that control most of the market.

Two plans suggested by BSNL to rollout 4G Hybrid services

As per latest information from telecommunications company, to the Government of India BSNL has suggested two plans. It is worth noting that both plans involve splitting the offer into two parts. Let's take a look at the first plan.

In the foreground, as previously mentioned, BSNL recommended dividing the offer into two parts. The first part will include 50,000 sites for Indian providers and the other part will include 50,000 sites for foreign providers such as Nokia, Samsung and Ericsson.

The telecom company said Indian suppliers can also participate in the second part of the plan if they can successfully complete tests of their technology in time.

In its second plan, BSNL again recommended splitting the offering into two parts. The second plan will focus on the five zones of India. Of the five zones, BSNL recommended reserving one zone for Indian suppliers and the other four for foreign suppliers.

The telecommunications company has asked the government to favor the first plan, as it will allow Indian suppliers to acquire a significant amount of business. So far, none of the Indian suppliers have provided telecommunications with proven technology for a core network.

BSNL has communicated the same to the government. If local companies can complete all tests in time, BSNL could roll out its 4G network in the next 10 months. 

But if the tests take longer than expected, the implementation time may be extended.

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20210312

How BSNL Data plans mobile user invite guests on Instagram live stream

BSNL data plans mobile user note that Instagram will give you the option to invite up to 3 participants to your live room.

Instagram is one of the most loved and widely used social media apps by different age groups to share photos and videos. 

Most of the film celebrities, business profiles, political persons and students are widely using Instagram platform for sharing their personnel photos or promotional videos or upcoming film trailers to gain publicity. BSNL is also on Instagram to address customers grievances and to publish latest updates of Mobile bsnl plans tariff of mobile as well Bharat Fiber broadband plans.

BSNL Data plans mobile user

Across the world people installed Instagram on their mobile device and are very much using Instagram widely. The Facebook-owned app offers multiple features to enhance the app experience for users and provide them with a hassle-free experience. 

An intriguing feature that Instagram offers its users is sending an invitation to followers to join the live broadcast. Instagram will give you the option to invite up to 3 attendees to join your live room. If you don't know how to add guests to your live stream, read the article to the end for a detailed guide on the feature.

Procedure for sending an invitation to invitees to join the live broadcast on Instagram

  • If you want to invite one of your followers or special guests to your live broadcast platform, you will need to do it live. 
  • Go to the "+" i.e plus sign and scroll down to the live section. Once the live session has started, click on the video icon and thereafter you can see a request button.
  • Click the request button and tap "send requests" to invite them to join your live stream. 
  • You can send an invitation to 3 participants. 
  • Using Search bar on Instagram user can have access to invite guests by typing other known username in the search bar. 
  • Once the user accepts the invitation, it will appear in the live stream. However, if the invitees cancel the invitation by mistake, you will need to resend the invitation and follow the steps again.

Steps to join the live broadcast on Instagram

  • You can also join someone's live feed on Instagram. 
  • To submit a sign up request, tap the down arrow next to your username at the top. 
  • Tap the request option to join. 

If the user accepts the request, they will receive a notification that they are about to enter the live room.

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20210309

Cheapest BSNL high speed unlimited broadband plans in India

BSNL launched promotional new High speed broadband plans in India at Rs.299, Rs.399, Rs.555 from march, 1st 2021 onwards.

Every home and office need high speed internet connection at affordable rates and transparent monthly billing which gives unlimited internet browsing without over fiber net services.

Public Telecommunications company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited - BSNL has announced the launch of new unlimited broadband Internet plans: 100GB CUL @ 299, 200GB CUL @ 399 and 500GB CUL @ 555 starting fro March 1st, 2021 onwards for new fiber broadband connection customers in all telecom circles.

BSNL high speed unlimited broadband plans

Good news for all the BSNL customers as the Public sector unit BSNL has started implementing profitable offers and schemes for their customers across all verticals, namely: Mobile, Bharat Fiber, Fixed Line, DSL Broadband, Air Fiber, Band wide via WiFi, etc.

This time around, the PSU announced the launch of three new unlimited broadband internet plans: 100GB CUL at @ 299, 200GB CUL at @ 399, and 500GB CUL at @ 555 on a regular basis across all telecom circles to from 1st March, 2021. 

All these high speed bsnl broadband plans offer unlimited data with a maximum download speed of 10 Mbps and a post-FUP download speed of 2Mbps. 

How to apply for new bsnl broadband connection Online? Step by Step procedure

All three broadband plans of bsnl offer unlimited voice calling to any network at no additional cost. The 100GB CUL broaband plan is a promotional plan that will be available exclusively to new customers for the first six months. After that, the plan will automatically switch to the 200GB CUL broadband plan.

Particulars100GB CUL200GB CUL500GB CUL
Bandwidth (with best effort Download Speed), subject to technical feasibilityUpto 10 Mbps till 100GB, up to 2 Mbps beyondUpto 10 Mbps till 200GB, up to 2 Mbps beyondUpto 10 Mbps till 500GB, up to 2 Mbps beyond
ApplicabilityAll new users of all circles except Andaman & Nicobar CircleAll users of all circles except Andaman & Nicobar CircleAll users of all circles except Andaman & Nicobar Circle
Monthly Charges (Rs)Rs 299/- (For First Six months, plan shall be converted to 200GB CUL after six months)Rs 399/-Rs 555/-
Annual Payment Option (Rs.)NAAs per prevailing instructionsAs per prevailing instructions
Two Years Payment Option (Rs.)NAAs per prevailing instructionsAs per prevailing instructions
Three Years Payment Option (Rs.)NAAs per prevailing instructionsAs per prevailing instructions
Download/Upload Limit (MB/ GB) per monthUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
Free E-mail IDs/Space (Per E-mail ID)1/1 GB1/1 GB1/1 GB
Static IP Address (On Request)NANANA
Security DepositRs 500Rs 500One Month Fixed Monthly Charges
Minimum Hire PeriodOne MonthOne MonthOne Month
Telephone fixed monthly charges in RsNILNILNIL
Free Calls & Additional facility24 Hrs Unlimited calling (Local + STD) to Any network within India24 Hrs Unlimited calling (Local + STD) to Any network within India24 Hrs Unlimited calling (Local + STD) to Any network within India
ISD tariff on MoU basisAs per existing ISD TariffAs per existing ISD TariffAs per existing ISD Tariff

Terms and conditions for provision of the DSL broadband plans:

  • All these cheapest unlimited broadband plans will not be available over fiber to the home (ftth) (Bharat Fiber broadband).
  • Automatically migrate customers (after the expiration of the six-month period from the date of activation of the Broadband Internet connection) acquired with the '100GB CUL' plan to the '200GB CUL' plan, who have not opted for any regular broadband DSL / FTTH plan at the time of CAF Fill (Customer application form). 
  • Customers can also be informed well in advance about the automatic migration at time of of new bsnl internet connection. The customer's consent to this effect will be taken when completing the customer application form (CAF).


In addition to the nearest customer service center and BSNL channel partner / retailer, the above broadband plans of bsnl can also be subscribed by calling the BSNL broadband customer care number or Toll-free number: 1800 345 1500. 

What are the BSNL Advance bill payment Schemes 

The above cheapest broadband plans bsnl will be implemented from 01-03-2021 in all circles (except the Andaman and Nicobar Island circle).

FMC Payable in AdvanceDuration of Service
5.5 Months FMC6 Months
10.5 Months FMC12 Months
20.5 Months FMC24 Months
30.5 Months FMC36 Months

BSNL Free Installation offer for new connection in 2021

As we have reported, BSNL has launched a FREE installation offer for new fixed line, broadband, FTTH and air fiber connections until March 31st, 2021. 

Therefore, new broadband customers who activate BSNL broadband Internet connection Broadband DSLs in March 2021 can get Rs 250/- discount on installation fees. Existing landline customers can also take advantage of this golden opportunity to get BSNL's DSL broadband connection with Free Installation setup. 

BSNL high speed unlimited broadband plans

Landline customers can contact the nearest BSNL Customer Service Center (BSNL CSC) or the nearest BSNL Customer Hub (Telephone exchange) to take advantage of this scheme before it expires, ie before March 31, 2021. 

All three recently launched dsl broadband plans on regular basis, which means these plans will be available upto new orders issued from BSNL. However, the free installation offer will only be available until March 31, 2021.

BSNL Broadband plans customers Frequently Asked Questions (BSNL FAQ)

Which bsnl broadband plans is the best

  • The above three new unlimited broadband internet plans are the cheap: 100GB CUL at @ 299, 200GB CUL at @ 399, and 500GB CUL at @ 555 on a regular basis across all telecom circles to from 1st March, 2021.

Which bsnl broadband plans is best for home

  • All the above bsnl broadband plans with high upload speed are best for home with monthly transparent billing.

How to manage BSNL broadband account with self care?

  • Customers subscribed to the above cheap unlimited broadband plans can register their account number at selfcare.bsnl.co.in and mange their account to know broadband usage, monthly billing, raising complaint, track complaint, recharge online etc, for extra information Know more about BSNL Selfcare Portal for managing account.

For more Latest Broadband Tariff plans of BSNL Check in detailed 

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20210306

BSNL Cheapest Unlimited benefits Recharge plan 47 launched with 28 days validity

Unbelievable offer from BSNL by launching prepaid 47 recharge plan under mobile plans comes with unlimited voice calls, 14GB of data and 100 SMS / day for 28 days.

In view of the existing competition between major telecom operators of private Public Telecommunications company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited - BSNL launches one of the best prepaid mobile plans in the prepaid plans bunch list and it is available at Rs.47/-  know as the cheapest prepaid mobile plan under GSM mobile services.

bsnl 47 recharge plan

This First recharge coupon FRC Plan 47 comes with unlimited true voice calls to any network, 14GB of data and 100 free SMS per day as a limited time offer for new customers in Bsnl Kerala Telecom Circle. 

BSNL to gain more share market in the mobile segment has decided to offer special advantage for New BSNL prepaid mobile customers where they can take benefit of Free BSNL 4G SIM card with Prepaid 47 Plan.

According to the latest information published on bsnl official website bsnl.co.in, this a promotional prepaid offer plan and will be available for a limited period of time upto March 31st, 2021 across Kerala Telecom Circle. 

All the freebies loaded in the Plan 47 of prepaid bsnl will be valid for 28 days (counted in calendar days). But one drawback from bsnl kerala plans, this mobile recharge plan is only available to new customers and is not available for plan validity extension or plan migration from existing recharge prepaid plan to new prepaid promotional plan. 

Plan MRP in RsFreebies / FeaturesPlan Validity Mode of Activation
47 (Incl.GST)Unlimited Voice (On-net / off-net / local / STD) in Home LSA and National Roaming including MTNL Roaming area + 14 GB Data + 100 SMS / Day28 (in Calendar Days)CTOP UP / Online Recha

This means that new prepaid mobile customers who activate their BSNL mobile number until March 31st, 2021 can use Recharge plan 47 to take advantage of these exciting benefits.

All other terms and conditions will remain the same as applicable with the Plan voucher 107 of prepiad services. The FRC 47 plan is only applicable to new connections customers and will be recharged at the time new sim prepaid number activation. Prepaid expiry recharge plan after 28 days, the validity extension can be done by recharging with any other plan - Know Latest BSNL Tariff plans

Existing Prepaid customer should be noted that Migration from one prepaid to another plan is not allowed under this scheme. 

BSNL will also be providing a FREE 4G SIM card with the FRC 47 plan during this promotional period.

BSNL 47 Recharge plan - India's most affordable Cheapest BSNL Recharge plan

BSNL launched this prepaid promotional plan in an effort to increase SIM activation's during the period of this financial year. Compared to all other prepaid plans, the FRC 47 plan is the best and cheapest plan currently available for new prepaid mobile customers. As this plan includes a free 4G SIM card and applicable for new customer only. At the time of new prepaid connection they needs to pay the first recharge amount. 

The activation of the plan can be done through Easy recharge or through the online bsnl recharge portal or third party recharge websites.

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20210304

New Bsnl recharge 249 plan launched with unlimited offers for 60 days

BSNL launches new 249 FRC prepaid mobile plan with unlimited voice calls, 2GB free data per day and 100 SMS per day for 60 days.

Public Telecommunications Company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited - BSNL in view of demand for extra validity and freebies with unlimited option has introduced two months validity new prepaid mobile plan - FRC 249/ on PAN India basis.

bsnl recharge 249 plan

Prepaid users when they subscribe to recharge this new Prepaid 249 plan on their account will get unlimited voice calls, unlimited data 2GB / day and 100 free SMS / day for a period 60 days.
As per latest information published on BSNL official website bsnl.co.in, this new FRC 249 plan is launched under promotional basis for limited time and offer available until March 31, 2021 in all telecommunication circles.

When we focus on the features and benefits of of Plan 249 of prepaid, the main attraction of the new FRC (BSNL First recharge coupon) 249 plan is that BSNL offering Rs.224/- as a commission to resellers / DSAs (direct sales agents) for each new connection. 

With this new coupon not only the customer also bsnl channel partners will also benefit by selling or recharging bsnl prepaid plan 249 for new mobile connection from their bsnl easy recharge connection.

This lucrative fee structure is sure to bring more new connections to BSNL in March 2021. BSNL also announced that any existing recharge plan 249 of prepaid which is available under Rs.250/-. 

New Prepaid Bsnl recharge 249 plan tariff details


FRC MRP
Freebies ParticularsPlan Validity
249Truly unlimited voice in Home LSA and National roaming including MTNL roaming area of Delhi and Mumbai + Unlimited Data with speed reduced to 40 Kbps after 2GB/day (1GB/day + Extra 1GB/day for the recharges done in month of March 2021 only) + 100 SMS/day. All other terms and conditions are as per PV107.60 days

When we analyze the benefits of 249 plan coming with validity of 60 days means you'll charged under Rs.125/- per month with unlimited features. While another bsnl 153 recharge plan is also available which is valid for only 28 days, it means this 249 plan of bsnl prepaid not much expensive.

Important Note:

  • The aforementioned FRC will be implemented without name change throughout India.
  • Existing coupons of Rs. 249 will be changed to the nearby vacant denomination which can be decided by the circle, but not in multiples of Rs. 10 / -.

The promotional offer above is valid until 31st march, 2021 on promotional prepaid offer basis and based on demand / feedback from the customers across all field units in all telecom circles will be extended further period. 

The implementation of the bsnl tariffs will be carried out in accordance with the 43rd amendment of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) instructions / guidelines / clarifications issued from time to time.

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