BSNL offers Free Mobile connections in Rajasthan

State-owned telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd(BSNL) will offer free mobile connection to college students across Rajasthan on the occasion of its 12th foundation day 1st October 2012. The free connections will be issued to college students across the state from October 4-10, 2012 during BSNL's Connecting Youth Campaign. Under the scheme, the students will be offered free SIM cards and plan voucher (per sec/ per min) of their choice, according to BSNL General Manager (Marketing) Sanjay Kumar. BSNL comes this year with heavy offers for customer across India.  BSNL users will be getting a 20 percent discount on 3G data cards, extra talk time, special data plans for students, plans bundled with the tablets and new value for money CDMA plans. "BSNL was created on October 1, 2000. On the eve of BSNL day, we are announcing host of schemes to share our celebration with our customers," BSNL Chairman and Managing Director R K Updhyay told reporters in New Delhi. BSNL announced eight schemes for its users, including unlimited local and STD calls for CDMA customers. "BSNL is offering unlimited local calls to any network at Rs 650 and unlimited STD calls to any network at Rs 850. These are promotional offers for this month only," Upadhyay said. BSNL Chairman and Managing Director RK Upadhyay says the company is eyeing the cloud computing segment and plans to launch new cloud based services starting November. The state run telco is also planning to introduce a 'loyalty programme' for the landline and broadband customers. Other plans include a single bill scheme for corporate customers and simplifying payment procedures for post-paid consumers.
The BSNL offers this October 2012 are as follow:
* BSNL Mobile: Prepaid GSM customers would get 20% extra talk time on top-up vouchers of Rs 200, Rs 500, Rs 1000 and Rs 6000. 
* 3G Data Card: Existing and new customers can obtain 3G data card for Rs. 500 under special scheme while Customers would also get 20% off on purchase of 7.2 Mbps 3G data card from BSNL i.e. 3G Data card at Rs. 999(Approx.).
* BSNL Broadband: For new broadband customers value added services such as Games on Demand, Music on Demand so on are offered for free. Those who want BSNL broadband connection need not pay security deposit for Broadband Modems or Broadband connections.
* BSNL Yuva for Youth: Under the ‘Yuva’ plan 7,000 MB 3G plan is offered for Rs. 599 and 1,500 MP 3G plan for Rs. 120.
* Unlimited Local, STD Calls: Unlimited local calls are offered by BSNL for its customers for Rs. 650 and another offer I unlimited STD calls for any network for Rs. 850.  Both these offers are applicable only for October, 2012.
* BSNL 3G Data Price: BSNL has also reduced the 3G data charges by 20%. Now BSNL 3G customers can enjoy 1 GB 3G is offered for Rs.  225 while 2,500 MB plan is offered for Rs. 360.