3G Postpaid and Prepaid Data Service
3.1 Activation of Data Plans : SIM and Activation charges as applicable to 3G Postpaid & Prepaid voice plan will also be applicable for 3G data services.
In place of existing FRC 120 for activation of 3G data plan, the following two new FRCs for activation of data plan are introduced.
|Particulars||FRC 51||FRC 55|
|MRP of FRC (Incl. of S.Tax)||Rs.51||Rs 55*|
|Free usage value in Rs.||Nil||Nil|
|Validity||30 days||30 days|
|Free Data usage||200 MB to be used within 30 Days from the date of activation||2 GB to be used within 30 Days from the date of activation|
|Availability||Through C-Topup||Through C-Topup|
|Applicability||Any data plan with sale of BSNL data card or any of the BSNL bundled data card(Other than PCMCIA data card)||Any data plan with sale of BSNL PCMCIA data card|
|Base Voice Tariff plan||As per prepaid General 120 plan||As per prepaid 3G Special|
- The customer buying data card from open market will have to use FRC 120 for activation of data plan and use any of the data RCV for usage.
- The above free data usage will be allowed at the time of activation only.
3.2.1 3G Postpaid Data Plans & Prepaid Data Recharge Vouchers
(a) 3G Postpaid Data Plan
|Fixed Monthly Charge in Rs.(Service Tax Extra)||Day/Any time usage in GB||Night * usage in GB||Total bundled free Usage in GB||Data Charges in Rs./10 KB*** (except APN 'bsnlstream')||Data Charges in Rs./MB***(For APN bsnlstream)|
Best Value Plan
|a)||Fixed Monthly Charges||Rs 700|
|b)||Free data Usage||2 GB|
|c)||Additional Usage ChargeBeyond Free usage limit(10 KB pulse)||Rs 100/GB|
b) 3G Prepaid Data Plans
|Data RCV in Rs.(Inclusive Service Tax)||Day/Any time usage in MB||Night * usage in MB||Total bundled free Usage in GB||Validity (days)**||Data Charges in Rs./10KB*** (except APN 'bsnlstream')||Data Charges in Rs./MB***(For APN bsnlstream)|
- Note: Amount shown in bracket is the discounted price applicable upto 31.12.2011
*11.00PM to 07.00 AM
** This will increase the validity of main and dedicated accounts both.
*** Data charges beyond free usage shall be deducted from the available balance in his main account. Free data usage is available both from home LSA and while roaming.
Note : Price may vary from Circle to Circle by Rs.3(+/-) considering local market conditions etc.
3.2.2 Short Term validaity data recharge vouchers for 3G prepaid services.
MRP of RCV in Rs. (Inclusive of Service Tax) Service Tax in Rs. Cost of RCV in Rs. Free data usage in MB Validity in days 10 0.93 9.07 20 1 25 2.33 22.67 50 3 50 4.67 45.33 100 7
3.2.3 3G Data Top-up Voucher
Type of Voucher MRP (Incl. of S. Tax) Free Usage in MB Validity 3G Data Top-up Rs.100 250 MB Nil 3G Data Top-up Rs.190 500 MB Nil 3G Data Top-up Rs.350 500 MB Nil
- Note:MRP is inclusive of Service Tax @10.30%. Circles can suitably adjust the MRP in the price
band upto Rs.3 (+/-) of above price considering technical feasibility
3.2.4 3G Combo Data Plan
FMC/RCV for 3G Combo Data plan
Fixed Monthly Charges in Rs. (Postpaid) RCV Amount in Rs. (Incl. of S. Tax) (Prepaid) Free 3G Data Usage in MB Total (Local+ National) Min Total SMS Local Video call in Min 300 331 300 300 300 30 500 551 500 1000 500 50 1000 1103 1024 2000 1000 100 2000 2206 3072 5000 2000 200
- The MRP of Data RCV is inclusive of Service Tax @10.30%. Circles can suitably adjust the MRP in the price band upto Rs.3 (+/-) of above price considering the technical feasibility.
- The validity in case of 3G prepaid RCV is 30 days. The RCV will increase both main account and dedicated account validity.
- The free minutes voice/video calls, SMSs and data usage offered with plan are to be consumed within the validity period. No carry forward of unutilized freebies are allowed.
- Free data usage is available while national roaming also. However, free voice/video calls & SMSs are available from home LSA only.
- Other charges and usage beyond free limits will be as per normal call charges i.e. base voice plan under 3G service.
- In case of data plan the customers not purchasing data card from BSNL has to activate through FRC 120.
- The tariff mentioned above is subject to technical feasibility of concerned IN.
3.3 Trial Pack :( Inclusive of Service Tax)
MRP of Trial pack in Rs. (Incl. of S. Tax) Rs.121 Free usage in MB 300 MB Validity in days* 15 days
*This will increase the validity of Main and dedicated accounts both.
3.4 Base Voice Tariff for Data plans:-
Particulars Postpaid Plan-99 Call Charges Rs./Min Voice Call Local- On-net 0.49 Local - Off-net 0.49 STD - On-net 0.49 STD- Off-net 0.49 Video Call Local-Video calls 0.70 STD - Video calls 1.00 ISD Calls in Rs./Min Voice Call As per 2G postpaid plan 99 Video Call Not available P2P SMS Rs./SMS Local 0.49 National 0.49 International 5.00 National Roaming Rs./Min Voice - Local Outgoing 1.00 Voice - STD Outgoing 1.00 Voice Call - Incoming 1.00 Video Call - Local Outgoing 1.50 Video Call - STD Outgoing 1.50 Video call - Incoming 1.00 Local/National SMS (Rs./SMS) 1.00 International SMS (Rs./SMS) 5.00 Data usage charges As per data plan
All other charges not covered above
Postpaid plan 99
(B) Prepaid Plan - As per prepaid General 120 plan
3.5 i) Sale price of USB Type HSDPA Data cards
Name of the Vendor (Type) Data Speed Sale price MRP (Excl. of VAT) in Rs. M/s HFCL 3.6 MBPS 1600 M/s.Teracom 3.6 MBPS 1600 M/s.Teracom 7.2 MBPS 2000 M/s.VMC System Ltd. 14.4 MBPS 2500
3.5 ii) Sale price of PCMCIA Type HSDPA Data cards
Name of the Vendor (Type)
Data Speed Sale price MRP in Rs. 1 M/s. Capitel Wireless Pvt. Ltd (PCMCIA Type) Option / GTMAX having Qualcom chipset 7200 Globe Trotter HSUPA 3.6 MBPS 1600(Excl. of VAT) 2 M/s. Capitel Wireless Pvt. Ltd (PCMCIA Type) Option / GTMAX having Qualcom chipset 7200 Globe Trotter HSUPA 7.2 MBPS 4500(Incl. of all taxes)
1. Annual payment option for all 3G postpaid data plans will be available with two months Fixed Monthly Charges (FMC) discount i.e. ten months FMC will be taken as annual charge, when the payment is made at a time in advance.
2. A discount of 10% on FMC of all 3G postpaid data plan is to be offered to Government Employees (Central Government/ State Government/ PSUs) both existing / new connection after verifying the credential of the officer. The above 10% discount can not be clubbed with any other special discount/concession.
3.Customer who wants static IP address under BSNL 3G post-paid plans, can be provided with one static IP address @ Rs. 250/- per month . Annual payment option as mentioned at para (iii) above will also be applicable to Static IP address charges.