Airtel offers roaming call rate for Hajj Pilgrims

Hajj pilgrims can enjoy the lowest call rates and 50% discount on security deposit during Hajj period

Airtel Bangladesh Limited, the fastest growing mobile operator in the country, as part of their continual drive for launching economic and simplified International roaming products and services, announced the most attractive Hajj Roaming offer with the lowest call rates in the market!

By availing Airtel’s best in class offer, the honorable Hajj pilgrims will be able to enjoy the best international roaming call rates to and from Bangladesh to Saudi Arabia.

Every year, more than 1, 00,000 Bangladeshis perform hajj, the most sacred journey of a Airtel World Telecomm Day 1Muslim to Mecca. Like previous years, Airtel has come up with the most affordablerates in the market with a view to being the trusted partner for the hajj pilgrims during their holy, religious journey.

The Economic Hajj roaming offer allows the honorable pilgrims to enjoy BDT 14/min for outgoing calls made to Saudi Arabiannumbers and Bangladeshi numbers while roaming. Incoming call rate will be BDT 16/min flat. Hence roamers can enjoy up to 93% discount in terms of call rate. SMS sending charge will be BDT. 5 which is 85% lower than normal rate.

In addition to having the most economic call and SMS rates, Airtel is also offering very affordable data rates, which is only 10 paisa/kb. Also, pilgrims can enjoy up to 50 percent discount on international roaming security deposit.

This offer will be applicable for any international credit/debit card and will be valid during the hajj of 2015 only. Post-paid customers can avail this international roaming service with a BDT. 5,000 security deposit during hajj in 2015. Pre-paid roamers can recharge by dialing *121*777# during roaming which can also be very useful, in case of emergency balance need.

This offer will help our honorable pilgrims to stay connected with their near and dear ones back in Bangladesh with the best in class call rates.

For more information customers can dial 1212 for free or call customer care at 786.

 About Airtel Bangladesh Limited

Airtel Bangladesh Limited is one of the fastest growing mobile services providers in Bangladesh and is a concern of Bharti Airtel Limited, a leading global telecommunications services provider. The company offers a wide array of innovative mobile services, including voice, value added services, data and m-commerce products and is focused on expanding its state-of-the-art mobile network both for coverage and capacity.

About Bharti Airtel         

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 330 million customers across its operations at the end of June 2015. To know more please visit,