Technology.am (Apr. 9, 2009) — Bharti Airtel, telecom services provider has launched an “India One” offer to enable 3 million strong NRI populations in the US to call friends and family back in India at competitive rates.
This scheme will provide users calling rates of 1 cent a minute on its online calling card service Airtelcallhome.
The $9.99 pack of India One has a rental of $3.99; for the remaining balance of $6, you get the rate of 1 cent/min rate on local access. You need to use the minutes within 30 days of buying the product.
Airtel has also launched other features for US consumers, including auto recharge, free SMS from the web, as well as audio-conferencing facilities.
Subscribers will be able to buy the online calling card for $10 through the Airtelcallhome website or through phone by calling the toll-free number 1-877-247-5150 in the US.