Political candidates can now avail Automated Bulk Voice Calls (OBD – Out Bound Dialing) & Personalized Ring Back Tune (PRBT or Caller Tune) Service for their election campaign through BSNL. In Kerala Circle candidates can choose both OBD and Caller Tune Services for their campaign.
During elections, political parties usually set Caller Tune / Hello Tune (PRBT) in the mobile numbers as a part of their election campaign process.
Automated Bulk Voice Calls (OBD – Out Bound Dialing Service)
BSNL will be pushing pre-recorded voice messages as ‘Automated Voice Calls’ to the number list (BSNL and Other network numbers) which was given by candidate. The voice message has to be recorded in mp3 or wav format. It is also possible to push voice messages to the entire BSNL Customers in a particular area as desired by the candidate. Voice calls can also be pushed to BSNL Landline as well as Bharat Fiber (FTTH) Voice connections. All such voice calls / voice messages will be initiated from BSNL after complying TRAI & DoT guidelines.
Tariff for BSNL Automated Voice Calls (OBD) Service
Rs 1 / 30 sec duration + Applicable Taxes. If you have a lengthy voice message with more than 30 sec duration, BSNL will charge Rs 2 per Voice Call.Caller Tune / Hello Tune / Personalized Ring Back Tune Service (PRBT)
Caller Tune / Hello Tune / Personalized Ring Back Tune Service (PRBT
Political parties may activate their political signature tune for election campaign. By activating political tunes, all your callers will hear your pre-recorded voice message in place of traditional ring back tune or COVID-19 announcement.
Activate & copy political tune
On activation of the service by the On Mobile team, a unique code will be generated. For e.g if the unique code is 12345. This unique code will be intimated to the concerned political party by BSNL officials.
Rs 42/- will be deducted from the prepaid main account on successful activation of the PRBT.