ANDHRA PRADESH

BSNL offer for basic connections

GUNTUR: BSNL will provide a free cellular phone connection to people booking a new basic phone connection till April 21 in Guntur Telecom District. At the time of booking the new basic phone connection a minimum of Rs.500 would be collected towards security deposit, while a free Excel SIM card and a recharge coupon of Rs.300 would be given. If a subscriber wants a post-paid connection, he/she would have to pay Rs.1,000 as deposit. If the subscriber fails to take the landline, the security deposit will not be refunded, GM (Telecom) M.S.R. Sarma said in a release.