Find the new updated time periods for BSNL GP1 and GP2, and which facilities you have at the time of Grace period on your prepaid mobile.
What is BSNL GP1
GP is Grace Period, and GP1 for subscribed BSNL prepaid plan starts from the day 1 of expiry of the account under BSNL GSM mobile services, and the period of 7 days from the expiry date, and in this time, all the available balances if any will be added to next recharge, and with in GP1 time operator allows to get all incoming calls by barring the outgoing voice and data/sms services.
What is GP2 in BSNL Mobile
The Grace Period Two is a time for which a subscribed BSNL prepaid plan starts from the 8th day of expiry date, and this GP2 is applicable for all BSNL prepaid plans, where if any existing balances available before expiry will not carried for GP2 period, and also all the VOICE / SMS / DATA services are completely barred, and the time for BSNL GP2 is 165 days from GP1.
The total GP1 (7days) and GP2 (165 days) period is 172 days from the data of expiry for all BSNL prepaid plans.
What will happen after GP2 expiry for BSNL Mobile number
After the completion of 172days expiry, the mobile number will be deactivated completely, and release into market allowing to book online through Choose Your Mobile Number Portal for activation to any subscriber who comes first for activation.
Why we are not getting the incoming calls after recharge in GP2 period?
When a customer is in Grace Period 2 (deactive status) and recharged with any applicable plan voucher, he will be allowed to do outgoing calls immediately, but after 3 to 4 hours of time all the incoming services will be restored by the mobile operator and becomes active.
Promotional Offer for BSNL Mobile Grace Period 2 Customers
In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
Extension of Promotional offer of Extra Talk Time and Special Vouchers exclusively for Grace Period (GP2) & Deactive customers upon necessary approval of CGMT.
1. Extra Talk value offer on TOPUP 150 exclusively for GP2 customers
- Talk Value of Rs 180 on TOPUP 150 with validity of 90 days.
2. Special Voucher 151 exclusively for GP2 customers
- On loading this Special Voucher 151, customer will be migrated to Plan-186 along with freebies and plan validity of 180 days.
3. Special Voucher 298 exclusively for GP2 customers
- On loading this Special Voucher 298 customer will be migrated to Plan-328 along with freebies and plan validity of 180 days.
The above promotional offers applicable to deactive customers who are under GP2 and the offers in AP and Telangana is available from 15.03.2019 for a period of 90 days.