BSNL has hiked the pricing, but still something worth for existing users.
Existing customers in chennai who are paying Rs.550/month have to pay Rs.660/month from March 1,2010(1oors extra)

For new customers taking connection in March 2010, their monthly rental becomes Rs.750/month

For customers activating connection after March 2010, their rental is Rs.999/month

quote from dgms letter

In accordance with Read more of this...

BSNL has published their evdo coverage for Chennai.

Sl.No Area Likely Speed

1 FLOWER BAZAAR upto 2.4 Mbps speed
2 SHENOY NAGAR upto 2.4 Mbps speed
3 MYLAPORE upto 2.4 Mbps speed
4 ANNA ROAD upto 2.4 Mbps speed
5 MAMBALAM upto 2.4 Mbps speed
6 HARBOUR upto 2.4 Mbps speed
7 KELLYS upto 2.4 Mbps speed
8 HADDOWS ROAD upto 2.4 Mbps speed
9 PERIAMET upto Read more of this...

BSNL has decided to launch its Data Services on CDMA 2000 IX by using BSNL Internet Connect Card (ICC). The CDMA IX ICC will provide Internet Service @144kbps to computer users on their laptops as well as on desktops.

This service will be available in all those locations, like Chennai, wherever CDMA IX MSC based coverage is there. However, during roaming, the said internet connectivity will not work Read more of this...