Staff Reporter

Coimbatore: BPL Mobile, a mobile service provider in Tamil Nadu, has announced the launch of a new entry-level plan.

Aimed at reducing the entry cost barrier for first-time mobile users, this offer provides the subscribers with a feature-packed Sagem handset with a BPL Mobile post-paid or prepaid connection at just Rs. 1399.

Commenting on the launch, R. Suresh Kumar, Chief Operating Officer, BPL Mobile (Tamil Nadu Circle) says, "This combination of affordable handsets along with our value for money tariff offering will definitely fulfil the aspirations of those waiting to go mobile. We expect this value bundle to enable many more consumers in Tamil Nadu to go for mobile telephony."

Additional benefits

For post-paid connection, on paying Rs. 1399, the customer gets a Sagem myX1-2W handset and additional benefits include no activation charges and no security deposit.

Free Local SMS on select tariff plans is also available with this offer.

For prepaid, on paying the amount, the customer gets a Sagem myX1-2W handset and the benefits under the post-paid connection.

Free talk time worth Rs. 600 (Rs. 50 additional talk time per recharge over the next 12 recharges of Rs. 150 or more) is also offered.

The handset being offered under the plan, Sagem myX1-2w, is made in France and its features include colour wall paper display, animated screen saver, polyphonic and vocal ring tones, 200 phone book memory, speaker phone and conference calling facility.

It comes with a one-year warranty, he says.