Government owned, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL), announced new Value Added Services for Commonwealth Games in partnership with Smile of India, a knowledge services firm. With this tie-up, MTNL Delhi will utilise its 3G services to bring live updates from the games to its subscribers.
“The service will leverage our 3G, Voice and SMS technology platforms for bringing exciting mobile offerings to MTNL customers that would allow them to stay updated with the latest developments related to the Commonwealth Games from the comfort of their mobile phone. In partnership with Smile of India, Mobile Infotainment Partner for XIX Commonwealth Games, we have designed the offerings to have a combination of sports, travel, local & global information to make them informative and entertaining,” said an MTNL spokes person. The various added offerings on mobiles include Zoomi – a mobile application across Java and Blackberry platforms, Zoomi for WAP / Mobile Browsers, a Video Portal accessible by dialing 52225 from video enabled phones, SMS based Subscription Packs, SMS based Contest, Videos & Images Packs.
Zoomi will have a combination of sports, travel, local & global information to make it informative and entertaining. From information on participating Commonwealth nations to photographs & achievements of past games to details about Delhi & India to latest news, images, videos – Zoomi will have it all in a Rich Visual format. The Video Portal will offer Sports & Entertainment services over IVVR (Interactive Voice & Video Response). MTNL customers would be able to call 52225 to see not only the latest Commonwealth Games videos but also videos of other sports & entertainment categories like humor, bollywood etc. SMS packs will provide daily alerts and trivia related to games and can be subscribed by sending SMS “GOLD” to 52225. Mobile Application can be downloaded by sending SMS “CWG” to 52225 Source – EquityBulls