BSNL announces nationwide launch of Blackberry solutions

BSNL announces nationwide launch of Blackberry solutions
PTI
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First Published: Fri, Mar 20 2009. 05 02 PM IST
Updated: Fri, Mar 20 2009. 05 02 PM IST
Chandigarh: State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) today announced the countrywide rollout of its blackberry solutions on the 3G network by launching Blackberry smart phones here today.
Blackberry smart phones have a price range of Rs14,499-34,399. Three blackberry handsets launched today are Blackberry Bold, Blackberry Curve 8310 and Blackberry 8700.
“The launch would strategically expand our gamut of services,” BSNL chairman and managing director Kuldeep Goyal told reporters here today.
He said that with the launch of Blackberry services, BSNL would look at selling 1,000 handsets in the domestic market in coming months.
Introduced under the post-paid mobile service, Blackberry service would carry fixed monthly charges ranging between Rs299 and Rs999 for Blackberry Internet service (BIS) and Rs425 and Rs875 for Blackberry Enterprise services (BES).
These are in addition to the voice plan charges and customers can avail of this service under the monthly existing plan of Rs225, Rs325, Rs525 and Rs725.
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First Published: Fri, Mar 20 2009. 05 02 PM IST