Mobilink partners with PTV to bring elections update -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Mobilink partners with PTV to bring elections update

ISLAMABAD (PR)- Mobilink has signed an exclusive partnership with PTV for providing regular SMS/IVR updates for the forthcoming elections.

SMS/IVR services will provide customers with updates on national and provincial assembly results, profiles of various political parties & prominent political candidates. For instance, users interested in national assembly results, just need to sms “NA” to 2008 and they will receive all the results on their mobile phone. Price for this service is a nominal Rs 100 + Tax. In addition to SMS services, customers can also listen to Live PTV Election transmission along with regular results updates (On election days) by dialling 1947 from their Mobilink number.

Mobilink is creating excitement and providing ease, for people in sharing election results.

The SMS/IVR service will keep subscribers posted on their mobile phones even in areas where there is no availability of television set or electricity; the new service will help people stay connected. Since the entire nation will be keen to find out the results of their preferred political party.
Source: The Nation
Date:2/7/2008