(Last Updated On: May 2, 2019)
International Roaming Service is being started on Prepaid Mobile
Nepal Telecom is one of the state-owned telecommunication service providers in Nepal with 91.49% of the government share. Nepal Doorsanchar Company Ltd is popularly known as Nepal Telecom. The company was a cartel until 2003. The first private sector operator United Telecom Limited started providing essential telephony services.
Nepal Telecom is launching an international roaming service in GSM prepaid mobile for India and China. It will be soon applicable in many other countries. Mr. Dilliram Adhikari is a promoter director of this Nepal Telecom. According to the provision of Mr. Dilliram Adhikari, this roaming service will be soon provided in Malaysia, Katar, UAE and South Korea. Now, users can also send and receive SMS from other countries to Nepal. This service is reliable and very helpful for all users of GSM prepaid mobile.
If any users in China want to call their operator, then it can cost Rs.50 per minute. But if the users call the operator of Nepal from China, then it can cost Rs.90 per minute. Similarly, if the users of China receive the call from the operator in Nepal, then it cost Rs. 53 per minute. Likewise, If any users in India call the operator of that place by using a mobile or telephone, then it cost Rs. 30 per minute. And if the users of India call the operator of Nepal then it cost Rs. 30 per minute. Besides that, if the users of India receive the call from the operator in Nepal, then it can cost Rs. 24 per minute.
Except in Nepal, If the users of India or China call in other countries, then it will be costly, i.e., Rs. 397 per minute. In the case of SMS, it cost Rs.54 per minute from China to Nepal. Similarly, the user can send SMS from India to Nepal at Rs.24 per minute. To receive the SMS, It is free-cost.
On the occasion of the anniversary of Nepal Telecom in Magh 22, Mr. Gokul Prasad Baskota (Minister of Information and Technology) has launched ‘Prepaid International Roaming’ service softly. Now, Nepal Telecom is operating that service commercially for prepaid mobile. You have to pay no additional money for the service.
By dialing *1415#, users can enjoy the service of the International Roaming Service, and by using the app of Nepal Telecom, also users can get the information about this service. Likewise, Users can visit the website: www.ntc.net.np for further details about this service.