Videocon Telecom Slashes National Roaming Rates

 New Delhi, May , 2015: In line with the TRAI’s Telecom Tariff (60th Amendment) Order, Videocon Telecom has slashed the National Roaming rates effective 1st May 2015 as per the TRAI’s guidelines.

The drop in tariff is to the extent of 75% on Local and National SMS; 40% on Incoming calls; and 23% & 20% on STD & Local calls resp while roaming.

For Outgoing local voice call while on national roaming, the telco has slashed the price to Re. 0.80 per minute from the previous Re. 1.00 per minute. Videocon Telecom subscribers can now make Outgoing long distance (inter-circle) voice call while on national roaming at Rs. 1.15 per minute with a 23% price drop from earlier Rs. 1.50 per minute charge. The price of Outgoing long distance (inter-circle) Short Message Services (SMS) while on national roaming has been slashed to Re. 0.38 per SMS from the earlier price of Rs.1.50 per SMS.

This revised tariff will be effective May 1, 2015 as per the TRAI’s guidelines. The telco continues to offer Free Incoming calls while Roaming on Videocon Telecom Network by default for all its Subscribers.

 

Item

Existing tariffs

Revised Tariffs

% Drop

Outgoing local voice call while on national roaming

Re. 1.00 per minute

Re. 0.80 per minute

20%

Outgoing long distance (inter-circle) voice call while on national roaming

Rs. 1.50 per minute

Rs. 1.15 per minute

23%

Incoming voice call while on national roaming

Re. 0.75 per minute

Re. 0.45 per minute

40%

Outgoing local Short Message Services (SMS) while on national roaming

Re. 1.00 per SMS

Re. 0.25 per SMS

75%

Outgoing  long distance (inter-circle) Short Message Services (SMS) while on national roaming

Rs.1.50 per SMS

Re. 0.38 per SMS

75%

 

About Videocon Telecom

 

Videocon Telecom, the next-generation GSM mobile service network was launched by $10 billion Videocon Group.  The company has partnered with global technology leaders to create a robust infrastructure featuring future ready mobile technologies. Powered by the most advanced GSM-EDGE network, Videocon Telecom aims to redefine the Indian mobile telecommunications industry by leveraging a combination of the parent company’s strong brand recall and retail reach with a spirit of innovation and customer centricity. Videocon endeavours to transform the life of every Indian consumer by changing the very paradigm of the way he or she communicates.

Videocon Telecom today symbolizes the market innovations and customer offerings rooted in the demands and needs of the Indian consumer. Videocon Telecom has notched up a subscriber base of over 9.5 million subscribers within 2 years of operations, a testament to the brand’s customer focused strategy. The company has invested significantly in research and development as well as in customer service to offer consumers innovative products and a superlative experience.

 

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