Ufone, Mobilink and Telenor are going to do another attack on prepaid customers pocket. As same companies have announced to charge 10 paisa + tax extra for each and every call made by their prepaid customers. These are the three finest cellular companies of Pakistan and all are implementing increment in per calling rate at the same time. The announcements by Mobilink, Telenor and Ufone were published on their websites, will charge 10 paisas plus tax extra for each and every call made by their prepaid customers, and it is quite unusual that all three operators were introducing call setup charges during the same week. While Zong and Warid customers are still contented as Zong and Warid did not announced any implications, but soon they are going to impose similar charges as well.
Here are official statements published on websites of these companies:
Ufone: Dear Customers: Effective from 25th December 2013, a tariff increase of 10 paisa+tax per call will be applicable on all PrePaid and Uth Pack local, nationwide and international calls and voice packages, including the offers, discounted rates and bundled offers made available there in.
Mobilink: Dear Mobilink Customers: Effective 28th December, a call setup fee of 10 paisa + tax will be charged on all calls including discounted calls. The existing call setup fee of 15 paisa + tax on all local call base rates will be reduced to 10 paisa + tax as well.
Telenor: Dear Customers, Call setup charges of 10 paisa + tax will be deducted on every charged, free or bundle call from 30th December 2013.