How to Test your Internet Speed Anytime anywhere ?

INTRODUCING OPEN SPEED TEST is a cross platform Broadband internet speed test application . Works on iPhone , iPad , Android 4.0+ , Windows , Linux etc. [Latest web browser required] . Advantages of ? No Flash Required ! or Java !! , Easy to use , You can test Up to 1Gbps Connection !! . Most of the internet services we using today is accessed through a web browser . A browser based Broadband internet speed test is more accurate , why because most of the services we accessed through web browsers will use a single connection with remote server . And your Broadband speed depends upon many factors . Traffic handled by Remote server , Applications and devices in your network/System (that using internet) etc. When you test your internet speed through a web browser itself you will get a clear idea about Browser Performance of your Internet , System capabilities etc.

BSNL offers free insurance coverage

BSNL offers free insurance coverage for its subscribers in case of :

8Accidental death

8Permanent total disability due to accident

Permanent Total Disability means:

4Loss of sight of both eyes.

4Physical separation of or loss of ability to use both hands or both feet.

4Physical separation of or loss of ability to use one hand and one foot.

4Loss of sight of one eye and physical separation of or loss or ability to use either one hand or one foot.

The insurance coverage scheme will be applicable for the subscribers of landline including WLL, Land line PCO operators & postpaid Cellular services. This scheme will not be applicable for subscribers under Government, PSU, Corporate customers, NGOs etc. Only distinctively identifiable individuals shall be benefited.

Capital sum insured per connection is Rs.50000. If a customer has four connections i.e. two landlines, one WLL & one postpaid mobile or vice versa, then total insurance coverage of that customer will be Rs.2.00 lakhs instead of Rs.50000/-.

The period of insurance will be for one year from 14th January, 2009 (starting from midnight of 13th January, 2009).

All claims will be settled centrally directly by M/s Cholamandalam MS General Insurance company Ltd.

Address for claims :

Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited",
Plot No-6, Near Metro Rail Piller No-81,
Pusa Road, New Delhi-110005.
Phone No. +91-11-39813100
Fax No. +91-11-39813110
Toll Free No. 1800-200-5544

The Toll free Number of call Center for intimation of claims as under: -

- 1800-200-5544

Call Center executive will explain the claims procedure, documents and all queries of the subscribers. Further List of pending documents (if any) will be intimated to the claimant within 7 days of receipt of original claim documents.
Documents to be submitted by BSNL subscriber at the time of claim: -
For Accidental death claim
i) Duly filled and signed claim form
ii) FIR copy
iii) Post Mortem Report
iv) Death certificate
v) Latest paid BSNL bill of subscriber OR if new connection, Paid demand note copy
vi) Proof of legal heir of subscriber /succession certificate

For Permanent total disablement due to accident
i) Duly filled and signed claim form
ii) FIR copy
iii) Disablement certificate issued by government hospital
iv) Full photograph showing disability clearly, attested to Government Doctor mentioning the name of the patient / subscriber
v) Latest paid BSNL bill of subscriber OR if new connection, Paid demand note copy

Note :

The time limit fixed for submission of claims by BSNL customers shall be 60 days from the date of occurrence of accident.

The insurance Co. will settle the claim within 14 working days from the date receipt of the complete document relating to claim.

Insurance claims for incident occurred upto 13.01.2009 (to be submitted within 60 days from the incident) is to be submitted to M/s. Bajaj Allianz in their prescribed form.>>

Broadband Rural Plans Under USOF Scheme

Introduction of New Broadband Rural Plans Under USOF Scheme

BSNL has introduce new Rural Broadband under the USOF scheme for provision of broadband connectivity in rural and remote areas with no registration Security deposit and installation fees.

S. No


Rural USOF 99

Rural USOF 150



512 Kbps up to 2 Mbps

512 Kbps up to 2 Mbps






Broadband Fixed Monthly Charges (FMC) in Rs.




Download/Upload limit

400 MB

1 GB


Broadband Usage Charges / MB beyond free Download/Upload limit in Rs.



Note: -

1. All other taxes shall be charges as per prevailing rate as notified by Govt. of India from time to time.

2. BSNL will not charge for Registration, Security Deposit and Installation.

3. No charges for Type I modem.

4. If PCs/laptops/computing devices are Purchased through BSNL, rebate of Rs 4500/- will be given in original cost.

5. The above concessions/tariff will be applicable to first 31 customers w.e.f 20.01.09, taking broadband connections in rural areas.

6. All other terms and conditions will remain the same.

discount on Broadband services

BSNL offers 20 percent discount on Broadband services

(usage and Rental)


Government Employees

(Central Government/ State Government/ PSUs).