Nepal Telecom (NTC) which resumed its data roaming service recently for India has expanded the service to 13 more countries, making it a total of 14. The international data roaming in those countries with Nepal Telecom SIM card will start from Ashoj 3, 2076.
As per Ntc, the countries where its GSM postpaid customers can use the data roaming service are:
Ntc postpaid customers with roaming service can access cellular internet using their Ntc SIM card. They could already use voice, SMS services from before.
For the prepaid customers, Ntc also adds the data roaming service but it is now available in six countries only (including India, China, Thailand, Malaysia).
All the customers with roaming service enabled will automatically get the data roaming facility. Similarly, for those who activate the international roaming service now, the data roaming service will also be available instantly along with voice and SMS service.
Cost of Data roaming in Ntc
The lowest cost of data roaming service in Ntc is 10 paisa per 100 KB. The cost of 1 MB roaming data ranges from Rs 10 (India, China) to Rs 40 (UK, Japan, Malaysia).
Data roaming package is also available for India with volume 100 MB, 500 MB, and 1GB which costs Rs 125, Rs 555, and Rs 1125 respectively.
You need to activate the roaming service in postpaid whereas if you buy the data roaming pack in prepaid, the international roaming service activates automatically.
As known, Ntc will add more countries for the international roaming service which includes data, SMS, and voice. They will also add more countries and operators to enable the prepaid SIM to work as roaming in those countries/operators.
Ntc has been providing international roaming service in Postpaid mobile for a long time. With the international roaming service, Ntc postpaid customers could use the mobile service with 192 operators of 87 countries. Similarly, Ntc international roaming service in Prepaid works in six countries. Find how to activate international roaming service in Ntc.
Tell us if you would take the data roaming service while you travel to those countries. Do comment about the cost of the data roaming service in Nepal Telecom.