Good news for those suffering from load shedding problem and not being able to surf internet for 10 hours a day. Nepal Telecom (NT) has launched wifi router under a campaign named Sajilo internet Data Package. The router can be operated at power cut hour also and the subscribers can enjoy high internet speed of above 3 Mbps with EVDO service.
Maximum of 8 users can surf internet at a time using CDMA 3G service after configuring the device with Ruim card. The cost of the device is fixed based on the backup capability of the router. It costs around Rs. 5500 for normal usage router. Customers can get Ruim card along with 3 GB data package with the purchase of the wifi router under which the data package has validity of 3 months.
The costs (without taxes) and validity of data package under the scheme:
Data Volume Cost (Rs.) Validity
10 GB 2,400 2 Months
5 GB 1,700 2 Months
2 GB 760 2 Months
500 MB 200 1 Month
24 MB 130 15 Days
The above packages can be subscribed by sending sms to 1415.