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Now choose your BSNL number online [Pan-India]

Amidst all the negativity surrounding the telecom firm BSNL, including tripling of its losses to Rs.6000 crore on account of procuring 3G and BWA spectrum, the state-run firm has come up with an innovative business idea!

In what could be a precedent in the telecom industry, BSNL has announced the release of ‘Choose your mobile number’ scheme for prospective GSM customers in the prepaid mobile category, on a PAN India basis.

BSNL’s new scheme allows subscribers to choose any one GSM mobile number – Just visit this BSNL site and you can choose from there. On selecting the desired number from the available list, the customer will be notified a 7-digit PIN number by SMS, valid for 72 hours only.

Later, the customer need to feed this PIN number back into the site, confirming his acceptance and selection of the new connection number, to be received by nearest customer service center or franchisee on submission of requisite documents for release of new connection in his favour.

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Above, we have illustrated, as to how you can search a number of your choice with various permutation and combinations.

Interestingly, this new promotional scheme was first implemented by BSNL in its Andhra Pradesh telecom circle w.e.f 1st Nov 2011 on an experimental basis, that we had covered it sometime back. After positive response from the circle, BSNL is now offering this service across the country.

In a first, this type of selection option given to the prospective customers is certainly an innovative and ambitious feature launched by the state-owned telecom firm BSNL. In fact, even other telecom operators might be forced to follow the suit, in a bid to attract the new subscribers by offering wider variety of choice of numbers.

Contrastingly, this also provokes me to think as to what is the significance of the choice of mobile number in this era, given that once we feed it on our handset – there is virtually no need to memorise it. Tell me frankly, how many of you can recollect the cell numbers of your near-and-dear ones, right away? Shoot…

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76 comments

  1. pankaj tiwari

    i want new bsnl no. in 6 same digit my mo. no.8003610003

  2. sip g muje 9417444444 yeh number chaiye plz jaldi kijeyega.mera contact num hai 9501887795.aur ye muktsar area circle main hai.

  3. Baliraj Arsul

    sir I want last four digit same 2222 oooo.

  4. syed faizullah

    dear sir, i want any number from bsnl, odisha circle having last three digit 786. also plz send me the price of the number. with regard, syed faizullah

  5. SIR I WANT A NUMBER 9431233333, BIHAR CIRCLE,

  6. sir i want a number 9445777777(Chennai circle ) i am trying to reserve this number by online but its not showing any number .please provide me the steps how i can get.

  7. sheeraz ahmad

    sir mujhe aik aisa no chahiye jisme 9 ke baat tripple 786786786 ho ya 420420420 ho

  8. Manish Rohilla

    No. to bch nhi h.. kya ghnta choose kre.. nye no. dale to mane.

  9. sir pls tell me how can I get 9459111111.

  10. Vinaysaraswat Saraswat

    great idea sir g…………………

  11. BSNL HI DUNIYA BADAL SAKATI HAI

  12. dheekshithgoud

    where website are one lakh bsnl numbers

  13. pls sir bus 1 new number jo 9403533303

  14. sir i want last no 94***90800

  15. 9466464000 94***64000

  16. sir mujhe ek bsnl ka aisa no chahiye jiska last me 23900 ho ya 423900ye mil jaye to aur bhi achchha hoga my number 09991423900 sir meri hat jodker thank you mujhe number dhana jaldi sir

  17. SIR PLZ MUHJE last five ek jse mil sakte h as a 55555,11111 or 9999123456

  18. sir i want following numbers ,9441437709,941437797,

  19. Kothapalli Vasanth

    sir giveme some new nombers of bsnl.

  20. Sir muse 1 asi sim chaiye jo last me 037786 number ho my number +919772050189

  21. sir mujhe ek bsnl ka aisa no chahiye jiska last me 9999 ho ya 999999ye mil jaye to aur bhi achchha hoga

  22. Prabhu Praveen Kumar

    HE

  23. fyufoyuf

  24. Sir give me 3 prepaid number 9414379717, 9414407233, 9414005668. My cont.no.9414588310,9983407233

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