Bharti launches airtel money in JK


Srinagar, Nov 22: Bharti Airtel through its wholly owned subsidiary Airtel M Commerce Services Limited (AMSL) today announced the J&K launch of airtel money – the country’s first of its kind mobile wallet service by a mobile operator.
 Now available across 300 key cities in India - airtel money is a fast, simple and secure service that allows its users to load cash on their mobile devices and spend it to pay utility bills and recharges, shop at 7000+ merchant outlets, transact online etc, the company in a statement said.
 Apart from serving as an easy alternative to cash / card payment options, airtel money is also the first mobile based service to offer customers the convenience of instant money transfer to prepaid wallets and bank accounts.
 With this, customers in Jammu & Kashmir can now use airtel money to make payments and transfer money across the country - at anytime, anywhere, it said.
 Commenting on the rollout, Dharmender Khajuria, COO- J&K, Bharti Airtel said, “Whether buying groceries, shopping in a mall or eating out with friends – more than 90 per cent of India’s population relies on cash to pay for its daily needs. With changing times, this trend shifted towards the use of credit and debit cards – while money transfer continues to be dependent upon the speed of remittance through methods like money orders and cheques. The national rollout of airtel money will fulfil a much required need in the marketplace for a mobile-based wallet service that provides customers with the ability to transact and transfer money at the press of a button.”
 “We are confident that our customers across J&K, will see great convenience in subscribing to airtel money – a simple and secure alternative to cash and card based transactions”.

Lastupdate on : Thu, 22 Nov 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Thu, 22 Nov 2012 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Fri, 23 Nov 2012 00:00:00 IST

  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • TwitThis
  • Mixx
  • Technorati
  • Facebook
  • NewsVine
  • Reddit
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • YahooMyWeb
  • Print News

Enter the Security code exactly as you see it in the image security code is CaSe SeNsItIvE(Cookies must be enabled)

  • Kashmir

British High Commission team in Valley

Envoys Discuss Human Rights Situation With SHRC Officials


Srinagar, Nov 22: For the first time in the past nearly two decades of unrest in Kashmir, a high level team of the British High Commission in Islamabad and New Delhi are jointly making an on-the-spot assessment More

  • Srinagar City

From cozy offices,SMC top brass takes to streets

Dr Qasba does Gandhigiri in City centre, intensifies Anti-Polythene drive


Srinagar, Nov 22: The next time someone argues with you over use of polythene, do give a second thought, if you want to resist his “uncalled for intervention”. Reasons: You may end up in trouble and could More

  • Jammu

People sick of present government: Mehbooba

NC Never Allowed Democracy To Flourish: Qarra


Poonch, Nov 22: Opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti Thursday lambasted the state government for what she termed its failure on all fronts and said that people want to get rid More

  • GKeducation&career

Story of an exemplary teacher

A government school teacher employs teachers in a remote government high school and pays their salary from his own pocket



In a remote government high school in Poshkreeri, zone Mattan, Anantnag, around 60kms from Srinagar, Ghulam Muhammad Sheikh, 47, attends to his duty an hour before the school starts. And he is the last More

  • Kangan

Roadblock hits construction of Bamluna spill channel

Affected farmers demand compensation at market rate

Bamluna (Kangan): The farmers whose land has been acquired for construction of a water spill channel from Wangat to Kijpora have demanded compensation at existing market rates.  Authorities have acquired More

Designed Developed and Maintaned By Imobisoft Ltd /Algosol Software Solutions