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Page 1 of 5 Press Meet on “7th BSNL DAY” by CGMT on 1st oct’07 AG ENDA 1. Welcome Address by Shri J. Ganta, GM (Marketing), Orissa Telecom. Circle 2. Launching of : i) CALL NOW Card, followed by Demonstration & description by Shri P.K. Chand , DGM(IT). ii) Fixed Line Pre-paid (FLPP) Service over post-paid b-fone. Description by Shri P.K. Chand, DGM(IT). iii) Mobile Power Plus (EXCEL-MAGIC)- For the 1st time in Orissa Telecom. Circle. Brief description by Shri B. Pal GM (Mobile), Orissa Telecom. Circle. iv) Combined VPN Package on Fixed-line & Cellular Service in Orissa. Description by Shri P.K. Chand, DGM (IT). v) Wireless Internet Service using NIC/EVDO card in CDMA 2000 1X technology, followed by demonstration by Shri A.K Pahi, DGM (CITY), Bhubaneswar . 3. Address by Shri S.M. Talwar, CGMT Orissa Telecom. Circle. 4. Interactive Session. 5. Vote of thanks by Shri U.S. Panda, GM(O&D), Orissa Telecom. Circle. 6. Lunch. Page 2 of 5 Press Meet on “7th BSNL Day” on 1st October 2007 @ hotel Swasti Plaza, LAUNCHING OF: 1. CARDS : These are STD/ISD calling cards ( use is same as ITC cards) under brand name CallNow. The most important feature of this card is that, higher the card value lower the ISD rates. ISD calls can be made to USA/Canada at 76% cheaper rate of Rs.1.75/- per minute. Local & STD calls to BSNL network at Rs.1/-/Min , where as the ITC card local rate was fixed at Re 1.10/- per pulse. All the Cards have full talk value. Even the Local/STD call to other network reduces for the higher denomination cards. Validity period is three months for all cards except Rs100/ card, having a validity period of one month. Tariff for “CallNow” Cards: Particulars Denominations Card Value Rs.100 Rs.300 Rs.500 Rs.1000 Rs.2000 Talk time Rs.100 Rs.300 Rs.500 Rs.1000 Rs.2000 Validity 1 month 3months 3months 3months 3months Pulse in seconds 60 60 60 60 60 Local /STDCalls (inRs.) BSNL to BSNL/MTNL 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 BSNL to other N/w 2.00 2.00 1.50 1.50 1.00 ISD Calls (inRs.) US, Canada 4.00 4.00 3.75 3.25 1.75 France,UK,Russia,SE Asia 4.00 4.00 3.75 3.25 3.25 Europe (except above) 6.00 6.00 5.75 5.50 5.50 Gulf 7.50 7.00 7.00 6.75 6.75 Rest of the world 9.00 9.00 8.50 8.00 8.00 2. Fixed Line Pre-paid Service over post paid b-fone: This is a prepaid service over post paid landlines in which a Customer can make calls from a Pre-Paid Account linked to his Telephone Number & will have control on the Telephone Bill. Service is to be activated by Rs100/- retail account card. This card is having validity of 60 days and talk value of Rs.90/-. Recharge Coupons Rs100, Rs 200, Rs 300 denominations are available having 100,200 & 300 talk unit values and validity of 3 months,4 months & 5 months respectively.. Page 3 of 5 3. Prepaid POWER PLUS offer under Brand Name “ EXCEL MAGIC” This is the very first time that Orissa Circle is bringing out a power package for mobile customers to meet their long-standing request to BSNL. The pre-paid customer after charging the power package can be able to speak the BSNL mobile customer at 20 paise instead of Re.0.90 paise as applicable to the regular pre-paid customer. The SMS rate has been fixed at 2 paise only for the benefit of the young. For Excel Magic general package, the local call in BSNL network has been completely made FREE from 11 PM to 6 AM and the STD calls have been fixed at half rate. Tariff: Normal Tariff Pre-paid power plus Tariff Excel Magic Normal Rate Excel Magic- Excel Magic Combo-111 (Rs) 75 SMS -50 BSNL mobile 0.90 0.20 0.20 Normal rate Other mobile 1.20 0.50 0.50 Normal rate BSNL Fixed line 0.90 0.50 0.50 Normal rate Other Fixed line 1.20 0.80 0.80 Normal rate SMS(Local) 0.60 0.60 2 ps 2 ps SMS(STD) 1.00 1.00 30ps 30ps Concessional Night Charges for Local calls to BSNL Mobile 0.90 FREE FREE Normal rate Concessional Night Charges for STD calls to BSNL Mobile Half rate Half rate Normal rate Note : Promotional offer Postpaid - All night STD calls between 11PM to 6 AM have been fixed at half rate for all the post-paid customers of Orissa Telecom Circle. The offer is made only for THREE MONTHS at present. 4. Combined Virtual Private Network (VPN Package between BSNL Fixed & Mobile Line: For availing this package, 25 or more BSNL Landline & CellOne customers (grouped together) can make UNLIMITED FREE calls / concessional calls among themselves by paying monthly additional fixed charges. Tariff: Unlimited Package Concessional Package No of Customers Monthly additional charge (in Monthly additional charge (in in the group Rs.) for unlimited FREE calls Rs.) for calls in 20 paise among among the group the group. 25 to 99 persons 275 99 100 and above 199 75 Page 4 of 5 5. Wireless Internet Service using NIC/EVDO card in CDMA 2000 1X technology. Unlimited Internet access can be availed through these cards at additional fixed monthly charges of Rs 250/- only. NIC Card: Wireless Internet speed 144 Kbps can be accessed using NIC card in Computer / Laptops. EVDO Card: This will provide wireless Broadband internet with very high speed up to 2.4 Mbps. This can be accessed by using EVDO Card in USB port/ PCMCI slot of Computer / Laptop. Tariff for internet services using NIC card & EVDO card. Unlimited Internet access with fixed monthly charges Rs.250/- only . Card Charges: Direct purchase at Rs.4500/- for NIC card & Rs.6500/- EVDO card. Alternatively, monthly fixed charge of Rs.150/- for NIC card & 200/- for EVDO with refundable security deposit Rs.1000/- in both cases. One time activation charges Rs.250/-. Registration charges FREE. Note: Tariff for voice calls though these cards is same as that of landline. Mobile Service Details : Mobile Network Capacity 8,76,400 Total Mobile Connections 8,16,659. District Hqs. Covered All (30) Sub-Divisional Hqs. Covered All (58) Tehasil Hqs. Covered 170 out of 171. Remaining by Oct15th Block Hqs. Covered 268 out of 314 . Rest by March’08. Villages Covered (>5000 population): 123 out of 184 No of City/Towns covered 470 Mobile Expansion Plan: At present, installation works for 299 BTS is under progress. In Ocober’07purchase order will be placed for 7 lakh connections of present 2G technology and 1.5 lakhs connections of new 3G technology, which will be commissioned within 12 months span. CDMA: Out of the MSC based CDMA-2000 1X WLL of capacity 1 lakh through 141 BTS planned in this financial year , already nearly 50,000 line have commissioned and installation of rest BTSs are under progress. 3 nos of EVDO BTS have been commissioned which supports Internet speed upto 2.4Mbps. Installation of 10 more EVDO BTS are under progress. Further, another 95.25 K line have been projected to Corporate office for this financial year which includes 30 EVDO BTS. Page 5 of 5 Broadband: Broadband services has been launched at Cuttack in February’05 & at Bhubaneswar in March’05. Subsequently 34 nos. of other cities are added. Present Broadband capacity of Orissa Circle is 15500 and the connections are around 14350. Broadband Multiply project: Under this project, 66,996 ports are being added at 366 sites. It will cover all the 30 Revenue District Headquarters and 107 nos. out of 314 Block Headquarters of Orissa. An additional 24,784 ports have been planned under Broadband Multiplay rural village plan at 387 rural sites, in which all block & Tahasil headquarters of Orissa will be covered and equipment for the same is expected to be received in the beginning of next financial year. New Facilities available on Broadband Multiply : IPTV, Video on Demand (VoD), Multicasting & Multicasting over VPN. Centralized CALL CENTER : (Dial TOLL FREE Number : 1500 ) The services can be availed from this centralized Call Center are : Information on all products and tariffs, Service requests for add-on facility on existing landline, Booking of new Phone/ Broadband Connection, Shifting of Telephone, Booking of Faults for Broadband and leased lines, Bill enquiry and bill by FAX, Miscellaneous grievances etc . Customer Care Portal: The Customer care portal has been launched on 15-09-07. Customer can visit the portal in Circle website www.orissa.bsnl.co.in for availing services online for booking a new connection, change of tariff plan, add-on facilities in existing connections, knowing status of a request made, complain booking and lots more. Circle Website www.orissa.bsnl.co.in: The website can be visited for Directory Information, Billing information, Information on products, Tenders, Officers Directory, Accessing customer care portal, Requests for sending bills through mail etc. Value added Services: 12555 Value added Service for both the landline & Mobile customer has been launched recently, which will meet all the information & entertainment requirement viz. Listening to anmol collection of songs, Download of ring tones, gift a song to your near ones, News on politics, Business, Sports, International, Cricket scores, Jokes etc. CURRENT PROMOTIONAL SCHEMES OF MOBILE SERVICES : 1) FULL TALK VALUE on Higher Denomination Recharge Coupon (RCVs). Existing Talk value (in Validity RCV value Revised Talk value (in Rs.) Rs.) (in days) 1000/- 822/- 120 1000/- 2000/- 2000/- 180 2500/- 3000/- 3000/- 365 3750/- 5000/- 6000/- 365 7500/- 2) Prepaid SIMs disconnected within last 6 months can be reactivated through any RCV and no other additional charges.
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