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Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) launches International roaming on its CellOne services. Now you always stay connected, no matter where you are. With the BSNL roaming facility, you can use Cellone in 164 countries worldwide and in 270 cellular networks and over 1000 cities, towns and highways across India. CellOne Roaming makes life easy and convenient.

One number across the globe

Your CellOne number remains the same whether you are in Chennai, Delhi, London, Paris or anywhere else in the world.
Security Deposit for Out Bound International Roaming Subscribers
Security deposit amount will be Rs. 7500, from all post –paid subscribers inclusive of security deposit already made. Where the subscriber has not made any security deposit earlier, full amount of Rs. 7500 is to be received. The Security Deposit may be enhanced based on calling pattern or default in payment, etc as in case of landline telephones
Tariff for post - paid customers of BSNL (out-bound roaming)
Security Deposit Rs.7500
Monthly roaming fee Rs.99
ISD charges PSTN charges as applicable
Call Charges Charges for calls made or received while International roaming will be as leveled by the network selected by the BSNL post paid subscriber. BSNL will levy a surcharge of 15% on such amont and bill the customer for the gross amount.
The following tariff is prescribed for the "incoming calls" while roaming for Out-bound International roamers:
(i) In countries where charges are not levied Rs.40/- per minute plus actual ILD charges applicable in HPLMN.
(ii) In countries where charges are levied Actual amount charged in foreign countries plus 15% thereof plus actual ILD charges applicable in HPLMN.


Usage Charges while roaming in India
Incoming calls Rs 2.40 per minute (60 seconds pulse)
Outgoing calls
To GSM Rs 2.20 per minute (55ps for 15 seconds)
To Fixed/WLL phones  
Upto 500 kms Rs 2.40 per minute (60ps for 15 seconds)
More than 500 kms Rs 3.60 per minute (90ps for 15 seconds)
(SMS message length 160 characters)
Incoming within India FREE
Outgoing within India 40ps for Postpaid & 60ps for Prepaid
Outgoing-International Rs.3 (Rs.5 from 10-08-04) for Postpaid & Rs.5 for Prepaid
SMS Charges while roaming outside India
Outgoing As per the charges of the roaming network Free, if not specified
Tariff for international in- roamers in BSNL Network
Outgoing calls within India (Local/STD calls) Rs. 49.00 per minute
Outgoing ISD Calls (except INMARSAT Calls) Rs.99.00 per minute
Outgoing/ Incoming call Rs.75 per minute(pulse 60 seconds)
Outgoing SMS Rs.20 per message maximum 160 characters.
Incoming SMS FREE
Click HereClick here to see the list of  164 countries & around 300 Networks covered worldwide
Note: Service tax extra as applicable. VAT for out-bound roamers as applicable in the visiting country.