With the increasing competition, state-run telecom operator, BSNL, has been constantly revising its prepaid plans with better offers to catch up with private telcos. Recently, the company introduced carry forward data feature for postpaid users where unused data (up to 200GB) at the end of the month can be carried forward. Now, BSNL is also offering subscribers with an incentive for downloading the My BSNL app for the first time. Also Read - BSNL launches a new cheap Rs 499 broadband plan to take on Airtel Xtreme, JioFiberAlso Read - BSNL offers 100 minutes free calling with select plans to aid COVID-19, Cyclone Tauktae affected users
The incentive is only applicable for Android users upon downloading the My BSNL app from Google Play Store. The revamped app has been launched in partnership with Call2Action Communication India, and it is about 8MB in size. After downloading the app, users need to sign-up with their phone number. Also Read - BSNL Rs 197 prepaid plan introduced, 4 prepaid plans discontinued
After the sign-up is complete, 1GB 2G/3G data will be credited into the account. The free data is being offered to both, prepaid and postpaid users, and validity of the same is December 31, 2018, TelecomTalk reports.
Similar to apps from Vodafone and Airtel, the My BSNL app will also let uses check their data usage, check account details, pay broadband bills, and make recharges on prepaid numbers. The app will also allow postpaid users to make their bill payments. What s more, the all also allows users to look for 4G hotspots located across the country, and connect as well.