October 12 : Nepal Telecom (NT), the state-owned telecom service provider, has announced its festive offer on voice, SMS and data services as part of a promotional campaign. This offer is specially targeted at Dashain, Tihar and Chhath festivals.
With the festive offer, a SIM/RUIM card which is priced at Rs 200 at present will come at just Rs 90, including a talk value of Rs 50.
Similarly, NT is offering a 10% discount on its call rate. After discount, GSM/CDMA prepaid will cost Rs 1.35 per minute and Rs 0.90 per minute for GSM/Postpaid.
NT users will get free SMS equal to the no of SMS they sent a day earlier. Moreover, the customers will get 200 MB and 300 MB data with the validity of 1 week for GSM and CDMA respectively at just Rs 50 from 20th October to 26th October and 11th -17th November. GSM/CDMA postpaid users will get 50 MB free data from 15th October to 14th November.
Fixed Line users will get 100 calls free on monthly rental charges. NT has extended the validity of ADSL/WiMAX and new WiMAX packages have been introduced. Moreover, Short Code 1400 service which used to cost Rs 1 per SMS will be free after 11th October.