Nepal Telecom have lunched a new Internet Package offer for both Prepaid and Postpaid SIM cards. Till now you had to go the Nepal Telecom’s Customer Care Center to activate Internet Service in your mobile phones, but from September 6, 2015 you need not go anywhere. You can simply activate the Internet Service in your mobile phones with a single SMS.
Nepal Telecom’s Internet Packages & Prices (Cost)
According to the newly implemented charges, 200 MB data package will cost Rupees One Hundred and Thirty (Rs 130) only while for 500 MB data package, it costs Rupees Three Hundred (Rs 300) only and 1 GB data package will cost Rupees Five Hundred (Rs 500) only. The validity for these data packages is one month (30 days) from the date of activation.
Similarly, 3 GB data package costs Rupees One Thousand, Two Hundred and Ninety (Rs 1,290) and will last for two months, 5GB data package costs Rupees One Thousand and Eight Hundred (Rs 1800) only and is valid for 3 months. The largest package offered by Nepal Telecom is of 10 GB which costs Rupees Two Thousand and Eight Hundred (Rs 1,800) and will last for three months.
Note: The prices mentioned above are exclusive of VAT, which is 13 percent of the respective costs.
How to activate Internet Package via SMS service?
To activate Internet Package in Nepal Telecom’s Prepaid & Postpaid SIM cards you can simply send a text message to 1415 & 1400 respectively.
1. For Prepaid SIM, type Data<space>Data Size and send to 1415.
For example if you want to buy 200 MB data package then you have to type Data 200MB and send it to 1415.
2. For Postpaid SIM, type Data<space>Data Size and send to 1400.
For example if you want to buy 200 MB data package then you have to type Data 200MB and send it to 14oo.
How to check how much data volume is remaining?
There are again two different numbers to inquiry about your remaining data volume for Prepaid and Postpaid SIM cards. For Prepaid SIM, type VL and send it to 1415, and for Postpaid SIM, type CB and send it to 1400.