Company Press Release:

Airtel Introduces STD and Local tariff power packs for Prepaid Customers

New Delhi, December 12, 2008: Bharti Airtel, India’s leading mobile service provider today announced the launch of three value-for-money prepaid vouchers for its prepaid customers in the Delhi & NCR region.

Customers can make STD calls to any network (mobile and landline) across the country at a reduced rate of Re. 1/- per minute for 90 days by recharging with Rs. 99/-, whereas the 30 days recharge for the same offer is at Rs.40/-

Customers can make local outgoing calls to an Airtel mobile at 50 paise per minute and local calls to any other mobile network at 60 paise per minute for 90 days by recharging with Rs. 124/-, whereas the 30 days recharge for the same offer is at Rs.49/-

Customers can also enjoy STD calls to any mobile @ Re. 1/- per minute; Local Airtel to Airtel @ 50 paise per minute and local Airtel to other mobiles @ 60 paise per minute for 90 days, by recharging with Rs. 201/-, whereas the 30 days recharge for the same offer is at Rs.77/-

The value vouchers provides a cost efficient and superior option for Airtel customers in the Delhi & NCR circle for making regular Local as well as STD outgoing calls to family and friends.

Mr. Shashi Arora, CEO – Bharti Airtel Ltd. (Mobile Services), Delhi & NCR said, “Airtel has always led the market in ushering affordability and convenience for its customers. These value vouchers present a greater value-for-money and cost saving opportunity than ever before. We are positive that this initiative will greatly benefit Airtel prepaid customers in the Delhi & NCR region in making STD and local calls at significantly lower rates.”

Voucher                                                    Benefits                                              Validity      

1. Rs. 99/-                  All STD calls (mobile & landline) @ Re. 1/- per minute              90 Days
 

2. Rs. 124/-                Local Airtel to Airtel @ 50 paise per minute   

                                 Local Airtel to other mobile @ 60 paise per minute                  90 Days
 

3. Rs. 201/-                STD calls to any mobile @ Re. 1/- per minute   

                                 Local Airtel to Airtel @ 50 paise per minute          

                                 Local Airtel to other mobile @ 60 paise per minute                   90 Days

The value vouchers come with a validity of 90 days from the date of recharge and is applicable to both Lifetime and non-Lifetime customers.


About Bharti Airtel Limited:
Bharti Airtel Limited, a group company of Bharti Enterprises, is India’s leading integrated telecom services provider with an aggregate of over 85.5 million customers as of end of November 2008, consisting of 82.92 million mobile customers. Bharti Airtel Limited has been voted as India's most innovative company, in a survey conducted by The Wall Street Journal.

Bharti Airtel is structured into three strategic business units - Mobile services, Telemedia services and Enterprise services. The mobile business provides mobile & fixed wireless services using GSM technology across 23 telecom circles. The Telemedia business provides broadband & telephone services in 95 cities, DTH services and is foraying into the IPTV segment. The Enterprise business provides end-to-end telecom solutions to corporate customers and national & international long distance services to carriers. All these services are provided under the Airtel brand. Airtel’s high-speed optic fibre network currently spans over 83,000 kms covering all the major cities in the country. The company has two international landing stations in Chennai that connects two submarine cable systems - i2i to Singapore and SEA-ME-WE-4 to Europe. For more information, visit www.bhartiairtel.in