Trivandrum: Public sector Telecom service provider, BSNL which was the first operator to provide free national roaming has now decided to allow the benefit of Voice/SMS, Special Tariff Voucher (STV) and Combo Vouchers in national roaming on the occasion of 71st Independence Day on PAN India basis with effect from 15 August 2017 in the area where BSNL operates.
The offer is beneficial to those who frequently travel including jawans and journalists. Presently if one has any STV, the benefit is available only in the Home State / Licence Service Area (LSA) but from 15th August this benefit will be available even when a person travels outside his home LSA.
For example, STV 349 which offers unlimited voice call to any network only in home LSA, now the benefit of the unlimited voice call on any network will be available even when a customer is travelling out from Home LSA in any area where BSNL operates.
In a press note, R K Mittal, Director (CM) BSNL Board said, “Armed force personnel, Professionals, Business person & Students all will get more benefit from this scheme.”
BSNL started offering free national roaming from 15h June 2015.
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