BSNL is a short form of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. It has a lot of services like prepaid, post paid, cell phones, landline and broadband. Checking prepaid balance is very simple thing for known people, but even some new BSNL customers don’t know to check BSNL prepaid balance. After recharging the prepaid mobile number, new customers might suffer to know the balance. This is very much useful for them and for all the BSNL customers who don’t know to check their balance. In this article, I teach you two methods to check BSNL prepaid balance.

Method 1: Check BSNL prepaid balance via message

1Just type *123# in your cell phone.

2Dial it by pressing the CALL button.

3It takes up to 5 seconds to load. Wait till the loading screen disappears.

4Once the load is complete, you can find balance of your prepaid mobile number.

Method 2: Check BSNL prepaid balance via voice

1Just type 123 in your cell phone.

2Press the CALL button to dial.

3In 3 seconds, you will get connected to the customer care service

4Follow the system recorded voice.

5Once you hear the balance and validity option, type the respective number in the keypad.

6Then recorded voice will tell your prepaid mobile balance and the validity.

Tips & Warnings

  • Before checking balance, please make sure whether your prepaid SIM card has activated and also has perfect signal strength.
  • In both the methods, you can find the validity as well.
  • Both 123 and #123# are toll-free numbers, so you won’t be charged for both the methods.
  • For help or to contact BSNL customer care service, just dial BSNL customer care number. BSNL customer care number might vary by state to state, so find BSNL customer care number for your location here: BSNL Customer Care Number.