Ufone sweeps the industry with its ‘5 Star Short Message Service Offer’

Karachi, July 12, 2012 (PPI-OT): Ufone has always been the market leader in the SMS segment and offers the lowest priced SMS bundles to its valued customers. These packages offer unique discounts and have been designed to meet the specific needs of the customers. Keeping the ongoing trend alive, Ufone has now introduced 5 Star SMS Offer.

Now Ufone valued customers can enjoy 500 SMS free to any network, at any time. To avail free SMS all users have to do is to send 5 SMS on any given day and receive 500 SMS absolutely free for the rest of the day. There is no opt-in or subscription charges applicable for this promotion.

Once the 5th SMS is sent customer will get the following notification: “Congratulations! Now you can send Unlimited SMS for the rest of day, validity DD-MM-YY 23:59 HRS. To check your remaining No. of Free SMS dial *706#”

User can Dial *707# and check the SMS count at any time. Charges to check the count of SMS and other details on *707# are Rs.0.10+Tax. If a user consumes 500 SMS before expiry, his/her counter will be reset again to 0 SMS and the cycle will start again. User will be charged at Rs. 1.50+Tax per SMS for first 5 SMS and will be eligible for the offer again i.e. twice in 24 hours.

Free SMS are valid for all local SMS only i.e. International SMS will be charged as per tariff plan. The offer is valid for non-bucket users only as their initial SMS are not being charged. This offer is for prepaid users only.

Speaking at the launch Mr. Akbar Khan, Chief Marketing Officer at Ufone, said that the need to understand the expectations of the customers has always been the top most priority at Ufone. The 5 star SMS offer will provide relief to those who wish to economize.

This affordable package will fulfill the communication needs of Ufone’s customers. It is our aim and promise to the valued customers that Ufone will continue to provide the most innovative and customer friendly services in the country.

For more information, contact:
Athar Ali Shah
Manager Media Relations
CRS Public Relations
House # 24 Main Nazim-ud-Din Road,
F – 10/4, Islamabad
Cell: +92331 516 6603, +92301 532 3233
Phone: +9251 211 3414 -5
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