Probe Launched into Rs 251/- Smartphones by Ringing Bells
New Delhi, DC:
Telecome Minister Ravi Shanker Prasad has asked Department of Electronics and IT Secretary (Diety) Aruna Sharma to look into the scheme of Ringing Bells offering a smartphone for just Rs 251.
This has come in response to a letter from BJP MP Kirit Somaiya. A Telecom Ministry officer added that the minister has asked the Deity secretary to look into the whole issue and if need be, states’ cooperation will be sought to find out more about the company.
Meanwhile, Ringing Bells on Saturday closed the booking for its “Freedom 251” phone citing heavy demand.
The company said it has received 3.70 crore registrations on Day 1 and 2.47 crore on Day 2.