BSNL Lanches Voice SMS for Prepaid and Postpaid GSM mobile customers
PAN India Government Telecom operator lanches Voice SMS for its GSM customers. It is available for both Prepaid and Post paid customers. As per this service the subscriber can record a message and send it instantly via SMS.
Voice SMS service is charged at Rs.0.75 for Sending/Forwarding/Replying for Local, STD and National Roaming calls and also for retrieval of Voice SMS in Home circle and in National roaming.
BSNL Postpaid and Prepaid subscribers have to dial* and the mobile number of the person for sending the message. If the recipient is a BSNL subscriber, he will receive a text SMS notification and can dial *0* to hear the Voice SMS. Subscribers can reply, forward, save or delete the Voice SMS messages. Subscribers not on the BSNL network will get a text SMS notification with an embedded Direct Listen number. Voice SMS service does not require any special handset settings, or handset. Old Voice SMS can be retrieved by dialing *1*.