BSNL Mobile: How to Activate Friends and Family Plan Option for BSNL AP Mobile Prepaid Plans

Updated on April  7, 2014: BSNL AP introduced a special facility "Friends and Family" scheme which is applicable for BSNL AP mobile prepaid customers. Under this scheme customers are allowed to select Landline/Mobile numbers of any network within AP only and shall talk at reduced call rates. 

BSNL AP competent authority has revised the call rates for Friends and Family plan recently.

Friends & Family Plan Details(Prepaid):
  • This plan option is applicable to BSNL AP prepaid Plans(2G/3G Nestham Plan and  Vennala Super).
  • Under this plan maximum 5No's of any network within AP only shall be selected
  • The revised call rates are 15paise/minute to BSNL AP numbers & 35paise/minute to Non-BSNL numbers for prepaid mobile customers.
  • Activation of this facilty can be done via SMS or at BSNL Customer Centre. Activation is FREE of cost.
  • Change of Family & Friends numbers will be charged @Rs.5 per number.

Activation Procedure through SMS(for prepaid Customers):
FFE<space><number1><space><number2><space><number3><space><number4><space> <number5> and send SMS to 53733
(eg: FFE 04023200000 9440000000 9848484848 9333355555 08702510000 and send SMS to 53733)

Note:  
  •  For activation of FFE 5nos, minimum Rs.15 main account balance should be maintained.
  • If you get any problem in activating Friends and Family numbers, contact nearest BSNL customer Centre for quick activation or call 1800 180 1503.

How to know the activated Friends & Family numbers:
Dial *124# to know about the already activated Friends and Family numbers

How to change Friends and Family Numbers:
FFM<space><old number><space><new number> and then send SMS to 53733
(eg: FFM 08719230000 9440000000). M- means Modification.
  •  Only one number is allowed to change per one day. The minimum balance Rs.15 should be maintained in main account for changing FFE numbers. Rs.5 will be charged per change per number