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BSNL launches voice and video telephony over Internet Protocol

State-run BSNL along with information and communication
technologies (ICTs) services provider Sai Infosystem has launched voice and
video telephony over Internet Protocol for its customers, allowing them to make
audio video calls at will on any landline, mobile or Internet Protocol phone
anywhere in the world, provided that both the ends have requisite video phone
equipment.

State-run BSNL along with information and communication
technologies (ICTs) services provider Sai Infosystem has launched voice and
video telephony over Internet Protocol for its customers, allowing them to make
audio video calls at will on any landline, mobile or Internet Protocol phone
anywhere in the world, provided that both the ends have requisite video phone
equipment.

The services will start in Ahmadabad and later on in will be
made available to Gujarat by the end of this month, then to Maharashtra and
Chhattisgarh likewise. The Voice and Video Over Internet Protocol (VVOIP)
service will cost 40 paise per minute for audio calls and Rs 2 per minute for
video calls within the country. According to BSNL, international call charges
using VVOIP service are very affordable like a call to US will cost Rs 1.20
paise per minute, to UK it will cost Rs 1.20 paise on landline, Rs 7.20 paise
to mobile, and Rs 1.20 paise per minute to China. Monthly charges for VVOIP
will be Rs 150 only, the release added.

“To start with, video communication is highly
affordable compared to conventional video conferencing services. We are also
making special arrangements with leading international carriers to ensure that
consumers always reach their international destinations easily and at most
affordable rates,” RK Upadhyay, CMD, BSNL has said.

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