Offers Greater Convenience to the Prepaid Customers on the move
Hyderabad: In a continuing effort to provide value for
the customers, IDEA Cellular Ltd.-AP, the most preferred cellular service
provider, that offers the widest coverage has started offering 2-way roam
facility to its prepaid customers in Andhra Pradesh. This 2-way roam on
Idea chitchat Prepaid cards comes as a great convenience to the
subscribers who are always on the move.
IDEA Cellular has implemented the Customised Application of Mobile
Enhanced Logic (CAMEL) in its Prepaid Intelligent Network (IN), which
makes 2-way Prepaid Roaming a reality for its customers across Andhra
Pradesh. The service is being offered to all IDEA Chitchat subscribers in
Andhra Pradesh, who will now be able to enjoy 2-way roam facility in all
the IDEA circles (Maharashtra, Goa, MP, Chattisgarh, Gujarat & Delhi),
select Hutch circles namely Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata and Karnataka and
Spice circle of Punjab.
The salient features of this facility are:
·Subscribers can make outgoing & incoming calls and receive & send SMS in
the roaming networks.
·The service is Pre-activated on all Idea chitchat pre-paid connections
which cost just Rs. 199
·Call rates while roaming are operator dependant
·Recharging with Idea chitchat recharge cards, while roaming is also
possible through a landline by dialing 09848102222.
·While roaming, balance enquiry can be done by calling *111#
IDEA was the first telecom operator to offer 2-way roam to prepaid
subscribers in India when it made the service available to customers in
Delhi as early as November 2002.
Mr. S. K Subramanian, Chief Operating Officer, AP & MP Circles, IDEA
Cellular Ltd. said, “Prepaid has emerged as the dominant segment with
people from different walks of life coming into the category through this
product. We realize that the new evolving customer has much need for the
full roaming feature on his prepaid connection. Take a trader from
Visakhapatnam, who frequently travels to Chennai or a young student going
for a weekend getaway, our 2-way roaming gives them full connectivity and
mobility at all times. I believe this initiative will benefit a large
number of our subscribers, who look for greater value from their IDEA
About IDEA Cellular Ltd.
IDEA Cellular is the leading cellular operator currently providing
services in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi
circles. IDEA Cellular is jointly promoted by Tata, Birla and AT&T.