Mumbai : After becoming India’s most trusted fast moving consumer goods brand, Yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali on Sunday entered the telecom sector.
In a partenership with state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL), Baba Ramdev launched the Swadeshi Samriddhi SIM cards.
Initially, only the employees and office bearers of Patanjali will be able to avail the benefits of the SIM card. After its full-fledged launch, people will get discount of 10 per cent on Patanjali products with this card.
Just with the recharge of Rs 144, one would be able to make unlimited calls across the country, get 2 GB data pack and send 100 SMSs. Apart from this, people will also get health, accidental and life insurances.
Ramdev said BSNL is a ‘Swadeshi network’ and the motive of both Patanjali and BSNL is the welfare of the country.
“There are five lakh counters of BSNL and from there people can soon get Patanjali swadeshi-samradhi card,” Ramdev said.