PTA have ordered all telecom networks to stop SMS/Voice bundles

PTA have asked all cellular operators to stop all kind of SMS and Voice bundle offers. Offers such as daily, hourly, weekly, monthly etc. PTA have asked all operators to stop offering packages till 2nd September 2013. update: telecom operators said that PTA is asking to block only chatrooms like services.

Pak telecom operators to stop discounted offers during Eid days

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Pakistani telecom providers are deciding to stop offering bundle offers on Eid days.

Pakistani telecom providers say that on special days calling and SMS bundles increase network traffic causing network outage and filling the network traffic handling capacity.

Networks could stop hourly, night, day and other calls and SMS bundles 8th of August to 12 August. (these are EidulFitr days)
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Ramadan and Pakistani Telecom Offers

ramadanListing different offers given by Pakistan cellular networks to their customers. (Checked through details given on their websites).

Zong:

  • No special offers, just advertising old Ramadan services such as Sehr, Iftar and Namaz timings alerts. While busy with some Ramadan prize schemes to empty pockets of their customers.

Telenor:

  • No Ramadan offers, not even a single Ramadan message on their website.

Ufone:

  • 200 talk minutes for calls to Ufone, PTCL and Vfone customers from your Ufone in 6Rs+tax from Sehar to Iftar (3am to 7pm). Offer is for tension free basic Ufone prepaid package customers. Offer will continue till 25th of Ramadan. Activation string *6161#

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