BSNL Landline Tariff Details (Security Deposit, Installation & Monthly Rental Charges, Local/STD Pulse Rate, Free Calls)

Updated May 1, 2015: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is No.1 Telecom Service Provider in delivering reliable Landline Services to the Nation. Though with an emerge of Mobile services, BSNL Landline has it's own significant and voice quality. Customers are still attracting in using and taking BSNL Landline services just because of its great advantages. BSNL Landline tariff details are as follow...
BSNL introduced 'UNLIMITED FREE CALLING FACILITY' from its LANDLINE to 'ANY NUMBER-ANY NETWORK' within India. This facility is applicable to all existing landline customers and New customers. BSNL customers can utilize this great facility from 9:00pm to 7:00am in a day. It is an absolutely FREE Calling Facility. 

Use BSNL Landline - Live in FREE RADIATION WORLD for few hours in a day

I) Deposit Details(Refundable):
Local + STD Rs. 500
Local + STD + ISD Rs. 2000

II) Installation Charges(One Time Charges):
Rural Rs. 550
Urban Rs. 750

III) Fixed Monthly Charges(FMC):
Landline FMC(Rental charges) varies from place to place depend on the BSNL Exchange Capacity, Location of Exchange(Rural/Urban) and Type of Landline Plan.

Particulars General Plan Category
Rural FMC
Exchange capacity < 1000 lines Rs.120  from April 1, 2015  
Exchange capacity between 1000 - 30000 lines Rs.140
Exchange capacity > 30000 lines Rs.195
Urban
Exchange capacity < 30000 lines Rs.160
Exchange capacity > 30000 lines Rs. 220
*BSNL revised Fixed Monthly Charges(FMC) for all categories of Rural/Urban areas. These changes come into effect from May 1, 2015 onwards. Customers may kindly note these changes and

Enjoy UNLIMITED FREE CALLING FACILITY with BSNL Landline 

IV) Calls tariff:
Name of the Plan FMC FREE Calls/MCUs
Rural General Plan
(Exchange capacity <1000lines)
Rs. 120 BSNL Network: 120MCUs;
Other network: NIL
Rural General Plan
(Exchange capacity 1000-30000lines)
Rs. 140 BSNL Network: 140MCUs;
Other network: NIL
Rural General Plan
(Exchange capacity >30000lines)
Rs. 195 BSNL Network: 195MCUs;
Other network: NIL
Urban General Plan
(Exchange capacity < 30000lines)
Rs. 160 BSNL Network: 160MCUs;
Other network: NIL
Urban General Plan 
(Exchange capacity >30000lines)
Rs. 220 BSNL Network: 220MCUs;
Other network: NIL
One India Plan Rs. 220 BSNL Network: 220MCUs;
Other network: NIL
Call Charges after Free Calls Rs. 1.00 (BSNL Network)
Rs. 1.20paise (Other Network)
  • BSNL revised FREE CALLS which are being provided on monthly basis. The revision of FREE calls made from Landline/WLL(fixed) of Rural/Urban customers in respect of various BSNL Landline plans. 
V) PULSE RATE(Metered Call Unit):
Particulars BSNL Network Other Network
Landline/WLL(Fixed)
[except 10 digit numbers]
Mobile/CDMA(WLL) (10 digit numbers) Landline/WLL(Fixed) [except 10 digit numbers] Mobile/CDMA(WLL) (10 digit numbers)
Local & Intra Circle Calls
Local Calls 120sec *60sec (90sec) *60sec (90sec) 60sec
Inter Circle Calls(STD calls outside Circle)
STD Calls 120sec 60sec *60sec (90sec) 60sec
  • * BSNL has revised the "Pulse duration of calls" from BSNL Landline/WLL(Fixed). The new changes come into effect from January 1, 2015
  • The pulse duration available in the brackets are old values. Customers may kindly note these changes.
BSNL LANDLINE Network Advantages:
  • Superior Voice Quality
  • RADIATION FREE
  • No need of Electricity for maintenance
  • HIGH SPEED BROADAND and more Value Added Services such as IPTV, VOIP etc., using NGN network. BSNL has launched NGN technology and going to be replaced all exchanges with this new technology by the end of 2016.
  • BSNL Landline Telephone BILL can be used as ADDRESS PROOF i.e YOUR IDENTITY.
  • Centrex Facility for unlimited calling to your neighbours, relatives and friends.
  • FREE level 1 services such as 100, 101, 102, 108, 104.