Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in Karnataka telecom circle has revised its popular Mitra Plan for all its prospective 2G as well 3G customers across the state. The Karnataka Mitra Plan is basically a Friends & Family Plan that offers reduced calling to upto 5 numbers with the state.
The new Karnataka Mitra Plan would now cost Rs. 49 for the 2G customers & Rs. 79 for the 3G customers. Initially one would get 50 local minute to be consumed within 30 days and an initial tariff validity of 180 days. All Calls whether Local, STD & Roaming shall cost 1.2p per sec. Also you would get 100 Local SMS per month as freebies.
Now talking about the Friends & Family benefits. One can choose a total of 5 numbers of any network across Karnataka. The cost of calling on same network i.e. BSNL would cost 20p/min and for others it would cost 40p/min.
After 180 days, you need to recharge again with Plan Voucher 29 to continue enjoying the same benefits.
How to add/change Friends & Family (F&F) Number:
-The customers can choose the 5 Friends and Family numbers by sending SMS
FFE<space>1stnumber<space>2ndnumber<space>3rdnumber<space>4thnumber<space>5th number to 53733.
-The customers can change the Friends and Family numbers by sending SMS
FFM<space>1stnumber<space>2ndnumber<space>3rdnumber<space>4thnumber<space>5th number to 53733.
Rs.10 per change per number will be charged. For further deatils, see this file.