SMS May Become more cheaper
Filed Under: Business, Media & Tech | Posted: 09/12/2008 at 3:56PM
Comments | Region: India
According to telecom regulatory authority of india one of the most popular mobile application SMS rate will be more and more cheaper.
Unlike voice traffic, the cost component in SMS is very low — around 2 paise, however, most service providers either charge higher tariff for an SMS or almost comparable.Operators Association of India (COAI), the apex body of GSM mobile operators, to convince them to slash SMS tariff, falling which it may have to intervene through regulation.The move is being stiffly opposed by the service providers, as SMS makes for almost 50 per cent of their revenue.his is not the first time that TRAI has urged service providers to reduce the SMS cost. The regulatory body had asked operators to slash SMS rates two years ago too.
SO let see this time they will reduce or not!
give me your opinion about it
source take from infotech.indiatimes