Wednesday, 3 June 2009

MTNL offers free incoming roaming calls and considers MVNO route – India

State run operator Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) is planning to utilise the MVNO model in order to increase its share in the CDMA market in India. MTNL has launched a new service whereby subscribers will be able to receive free incoming calls while roaming.

The service will be available to only MTNL’s Garuda CDMA Mobile service users in Delhi and Mumbai. The new service will be free of cost and all the outgoing calls will be charged INR 1 (USD 0.02) per call.