Tata Docomo Unveils Plan To Charge A Pay-Per-Character SMS Basis

Posted Sep 13, 2009

Tata Docomo has unveiled a plan that charges on a pay-per-character basis.  The cost of each character would be only one-paise-per character.  There is 100 paise per rupee and an Indian rupee is the equivalent of 2 U.S. cents.  The plan is called Diet-SMS.  ?The cost of any Diet-SMS will be only one paise per character used, thereby providing complete value to customers,? stated Tata Docomo in a press release.  The spaces in between words will not be charged.