Telecom Major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited introduced the one time purchase / monthly rental charges for BSNL FTTH (Fibernet) ONT(Optical Network Termination) equipment who wants to purchase / rental with any of the Fiber Broadband Plans.
BSNL ONT(Optical Network Termination) is a media converter to be installed by BSNL to deliver the high speed Broadband services from 256 Kbps to 100 Mbps. Recently from 15.03.2014, BSNL introduced ONT(Optical Network Termination) equipment on outright purchase for which the customer purchases any of the preferred FTTH ONT equipment from the available 2 different types of ONTs as mentioned below.
where these outright purchase option for FTTH ONT shall be applicable for all the available Broadband Plans and FTTH Plans under Fiber to the Home(FTTH) Services, and the BSNL ONT equipment will be given to customers with with Warranty/AMC upto 5 years.
Now after this, BSNL has also offers the ONT equipment on rental basis at Rs.150/month for New / Existing customers when opted for monthly rental charge basis with refundable security deposit to be paid in advance for BSNL ONT(Optical Network Termination) as follows.
|Particulars||BSNL FTTH ONT Tariff in Rs.|
|Activation / Installation charges for ONT||Rs. 500|
|Security Deposit for BSNL ONT *||1000.00 (Refundable) #|
|ONT Charges (When taken on Rent) in Rs.|
|ONT Charges (Outright Purchase) in Rs.|
|Equipment Type – A||12000|
|Equipment Type – B||14500|
* Refundable Security Deposit is to be taken from FTTH customer for BSNL ONT Type A or Type B which is to be refunded on return of BSNL ONT which is in good working condition only.
# The amount of Security Deposit shall also be reduced to Rs 500, if the subscriber paid the advance payment for 6 months, where he/she opted for annual payment, ONT security deposit is completed waived off.
These new charges for BSNL FTTH ONT are in addition to the FTTH Broadband Plan Rental charges which will be added to the coming bill for all the new /existing Fibre to the Home(FTTH) customers with effect from 1st April 2014, who avail Rental option for BSNL FTTH (Fiber Net) ONT Equipment.