Reliance Communications, India’s leading telecom service provider has announced the launch of “Samachar” service on Reliance Mobile Phones. The service provides text news in Hindi, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu. The service benefits millions of subscribers of Reliance Mobile across the nation as they can know the latest news in their preferred languages at the touch of a button. The service is powered by Webdunia.com, the pioneer in Indian languages in mobile and web applications.
The launch of this service is inline with the vision of the company to provide content and services to customer in their favorite languages.
Announcing the launch of these services in Hindi, Krishna Durbha, Head – Value Added Services, Reliance Communications said, “We have been providing value added services in various Indian languages for over five years. The launch of Samachar, that’s news in nine languages, will help us grow VAS usage and penetration.”