Nepal Telecom, the no. 1 profit making government owned telecom operator, has celebrated its 10th anniversary. For about a week, NT organized several programs marking the changeover of a corporation (est. 1975) into a public company. From Bagmati cleaning program to an open marathon to Blood donation to a charity in Pashupati old age home and many more, NT's higher management were very busy attending the events. Internal sports tournament were also organized within the company for games like Badminton, Tennis, Cricket, Chess and others. On NT day (NT day), they organized a formal program in their central office with chief guest Minister for Information and communication, Madhav Prasad Poudel. Addressing the program, he informed about the current progress to bring strategic Partner in NT that he believes has a vital role in keeping the good health of the company.
Nepal Telecom MD Anup Ranjan Bhattarai said that the current projects like 10 Million GSM, 2 Million CDMA, 200K WiMAX and Convergence Billing would help increase the digital inclusion by expanding the digital presence in all the regions of the country.
During the program, NT also launched its official android app and various offers (including unlimited night calls in CDMA, 50 MB data free for post paid and many more).
NT even demonstrated Fiber to the Home (FTTH) showing a HD video through the technology in a dinner party held in Yak and Yeti Hotel.