Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) today expands its 3G Mobile and Data service coverage in 2 more Districts in the state of Kerala by launching much awaited 3G mobile services in the Kollam city, Punalur, Karunagappally (District-Kollam), Pathanamthitta and Sabrimala which is known as Headquarters of Pilgrimage (Disrtict Pathanamthitta) in the state.
BSNL offers new 3G GSM Prepaid connection at Rs.59 wherein subscriber can enjoy lowest Video, Voice and Data tariff after the First Recharge.The existing BSNL GSM mobile service subscribers in Kerala can upgrade the present 2G/2.5G services connection to 3G/3.5G services connection by sending SMS M3G120 to 53733. In response to the activation request SMS, confirmation to activate 3G services will be asked. To confirm 3G Services Activation it is required to send again an SMS M3G120Y to 53733. Activation of 3G services will be intimated through SMS.The operator also accepts the online migration request through its website.
The BSNL’s 3G mobile service includes Video calling, High Speed Internet connectivity up to 3.1 mbps, Multimedia services such as sharing of digital photos and movies via wireless means including Live TV,Videos and Music downloads, Real-time multilayer gaming.
According to Mr S.M.Kalavathi, DGM BSNL (Kollam), at present the 3 G services are available in 32 areas which include Kollam city, Punalur and Karunagappally of Kollam disrtcit and the whole district will be covered within four months.
Recenlty BSNL wrapped more than 300 cities with its 3G mobile and Broadband Data service Network in various telcom circles and enrolled more than 7.50 Lakh 3G subscribers. Now the operator also geared up covering all the district headquarters and major towns across India. BSNL is the only service provider to procure the license to operate 3G services in India except Mumbai and Delhi region.