Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has finally announced launch date for 3G services in the circle of Bangalore-Karnataka. 3G services and HSPA Broadband services will be available for both, prepaid and postpaid customers of BSNL from 20th Feb. In case of Prepaid connections, the starter pack will be available for Rs59 which includes the 3G SIM card. However, after activation of the SIM card, customers has to recharge with FRC-120 plan for availing 3G rates to make calls and data usage. This recharge will allow the users to make local voice and video calls at an unbelievable rate of 30p/min and for STD video calls, at a rate of 50p/min. 3G services will enable the users to use high-speed internet on their mobile phones and even make video calls and use mobile TV facility.
3G services of BSNL is already present in about 240 cities across the country. So this announcement comes as a relief for those in Karnataka who can use this facility now. For more information on 3G services, BSNL customers can dial 94000 24365(Toll-Free) and non-BSNL customers can dial 94480 24365.