Tata Indicom launched a special offer today called “SMS Express” to all the pre-paid customers across India. Under this scheme, when a user purchases SMS Express handset (Alcatel OT-255c handset) and recharges with a First Recharge voucher (FRV) of amount Rs.55, he/she will be entitled for 100 free national SMS daily for the next 60 days! In addition, the user also will get a talk-time of Rs. 29 FREE. Once the Free SMSes are exhausted, every additional SMS will be charged for Rs. 0.50 and all national calls will be charged @ 1 paisa/second.
SMS Express handset is a low-cost handset that comes with full QWERTY keypad. The handset has some special features such as Group SMS key, Quick SMS key, FM Radio, storage for 500 contacts and SMS. The handset is available in two different colours such as Titanium Grey and Cherry Red. The price of the handset is Rs. 1,149.