The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited will conduct special SIM sales melas in Tiruchi, Karur, Pudukottai, Perambalur, and Ariyalur districts from October 8 to 31.
Users of the SIM can talk free of cost for 1,000 seconds every month within BSNL network for three months. They can send 25 local or national SMS free to any network every month during the three-month period. In addition, they will get 50 MB free data usage for a month.
The special melas will be held at the Customer Service Centres at the office of the Principal General Manager, Mainguard Gate, Srirangam, Tiruverumbur, and Jamal Mohamed College in Tiruchi and the centres at Pudukottai, Karur, Aranthangi, Thuraiyur, Musiri, Kulithalai, Pallapatti, Manapparai, Perambalur, Ariyalur, Ponnamaravathi and Jayamkondam.
Those who wish to obtain the SIM cards are required to submit passport-size photos and photocopies of any one of the following documents: passport, ration card, driving licence, Electors Photo Identity Cards or Aadhar card.