State run Telecom Company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) recently launched CUG scheme for police has become an instant hit with the company getting nearly thousand above applications for new connections.
Under this unlimited free call (CUG Group) scheme provided by BSNL for the police facilitate the customer make unlimited calls within the group, and make 50 short service messages.
BSNL estimated 7,000 to 8,000 closed user group customers to offer SIMs for the personnel, and their family members. BSNL expected to provide close to 7,000 SIM cards in February.
The company is also providing the option to select fancy numbers, and migration facility. The CUG scheme will bring help to police personnel who are usually working away from family members.
Earlier, the CUG facility was available for police personnel above the ranks of SI. The new scheme is for all the staff. The scheme facilitates the men on duty to stay connected with their family members without worrying much about the cost involved.