After Airtel, Vodafone and Idea, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has also introduced special tariff plans on national roaming. Newly introduced plans now allow the BSNL users to receive incoming calls for free. Many new plans are introduced by the company for both pre-paid and postpaid customers using 2G or 3G networks. Price of the outgoing calls and SMS on roaming are also reduced by 25%.
Pre-paid customers can get free incoming calls while roaming by paying Rs. 5 per day or by using special voucher of Rs. 69 for a whole month. Outgoing local and the national calls will be charged at 1.5 Paise per second. Two roaming tariff plans for post paid customers are also introduced with free calls and SMS, priced for Rs. 145 and Rs. 625 for a month. New free post paid plans of Rs. 625 and Rs. 825 comes with Rs. 525 talktime and free outgoing calls with 150 and 500 minutes, respectively.