Call Lanka FAQ.
Did the Sri Lanka Call rate changed recently?
Yes, According to the Sri Lanka Government's 2012 budget,
International calls will be charged LKR 3.00/minute from the current LKR 2.00/minute.
Incoming International calls will be charged US$0.9 cents per minute which was earlier charged US$0.7 cents per minute.
Current local mobile phone call rate within same carrier Rs 1/- + tax, to another carrier Rs 2/- + tax.
How to make cheap calls to Sri Lanka?
VoIP companies provide cheap phone calls to Sri Lanka. So buy credit from VoIP companies after comparing their prices.
Or ask the party in Sri Lanka to become as a member in Skype like program. You too become as a member in that program. Then you
can make free calls with the party.
Best time to make cheap calls from Sri Lanka?
9.00 PM to 5.00 AM on week days.
Sundays, Poya days and holidays allow you to call cheap from 00.00AM to 24.00PM.
What is the best time to make business calls to Sri Lanka?
Government offices must attend your calls from 8.00AM till 17.00. (Except Saturday, Sunday and Holidays)
Private offices used to open 9.00 AM till 17.00 PM. 10.00AM to 15.00 is good for business calling here.
Call to land lines or mobile phones are cheap?
Call to land lines is cheaper when compared to mobile phone tariff.
Do my mobile phone calls are monitored by some one?
No they are not monitored, but will be kept in recorded mode for 3 months.
Calls made through Skype can't be monitored and there will be no recording of the Skype calls.
What is the use of PIN in the mobile phone?
The PIN (Personal Identification Number) is associated to your SIM card as a security feature. If you had activated your PIN using your
mobile phone can prevent your mobile phone number being used by others if it is lost or stolen. Some phone has PIN and Pin 2 too.
You can activate this or change it by going in to your mobile phone's security feature.