BPL - The power of Internet
in your hands
Mobile's constant innovation and investments in state-of-the-art
technology have resulted in its offering subscribers a series
of innovative services. Recently, BPL Mobile launched MobileCommerce
powered by Citibank, Power Messaging Services, Mobile
Long Distance and Internet e-mail on your mobile.
MobileCommerce: BPL Mobile has announced the
launch of MobileCommerce, in exclusive patnership with
Citibank. It gives the customer the ability to transact on-line,
and in real-time through his BPL mobilephone. BPL Mobile's
Transactional Mobile Banking is just the first step
to this end. With Transactional Mobile Banking, one can transfer
funds, check balances, pay mobilephone bills, make credit
card payments, book deposits, stop cheque payment, resquest
cheque books and more. Shortly, additional services will be
added to MobileCommerce, making visits to the bank a thing
of the past. Transactional Mobile Banking is easy to operate.
All you have to do is send simple text messages through your
mobile phone and leave the hassles of banking to BPL Mobile
and Citibank. Citibank account holders and Citibank credit
card customers are beneficiaries of this service.
POWER MESSAGING: It offers 20 information services.
Some of the services are Sending and Receiving Messages,
Utility, Entertainment, Emergency and Business.
This feature provides the latest sport, national and international
news. It also provides information on day and night taxi and
autorickshaw services and tariff fares, addresses of nearest
ATM centres, train schedules, city-wise weather reports for
the next four days and STD/ISD codes.
Entertainment: The best way to plan an evening out.
With this service one can choose movies, hangouts and pubs,
one would like to go to. If you want to find out the current
show running at Eros theatre, you do not have to scan the
newspaper. Just key in Move Eros, send the Power Message to
333 and get the details of the movie running and the show
Emergency: For ambulances, blood banks, chemists,
police, hospitals, fire stations, BEST and BSES information
nearest to you. Just key in E (emergency) A (Ambulance) Dadar
and send it to 333, to get a Power Message with the name,
address, telephone number of the ambulance service in Dadar
Business: Access live stock quotes (the latest traded
rate and time of the trade) and forex rates of all the major
currencies on the move. One has to key in FOREX USD and send
it to 333 to get the US dollar rate in an instant, wherever
Mobile Long Distance: This revolutionary feature allows
subscribers to make prepaid STD/ISD calls from the existing
mobile number and this feature can be activated for a low
Internet e-mail on the mobile: All BPL mobile subscribers
can send or receive Internet e-mail on their mobiles. From
now onwards all BPL mobile subscribers can dispatch or receive
Internet e-mail to or from any corner in the world from their
mobilephone. Your e-mail address is ``Your mobile number''