HUTCH requests original Etisalat 072 customers presently on the Hutch network to upgrade their existing SIM cards to Hutch 072 SIM cards as soon as possible as these will be expired shortly and no longer be usable after September 2021.
According to the announcement, the original Etisalat customers who have not yet upgraded their SIM cards can upgrade to a new Hutch 072 SIM conveniently across 4000+ Hutch SIM Upgrade points across the island. Customers can also get the new SIM delivered to their doorsteps via post ordering over the phone or online. The SIM will be delivered within 3-5 days upon the request.
Along with every SIM upgrade, customers are awarded a Rs. 500 bonus which can be used for Voice, Data and SMS services over a week.
With this initiative, HUTCH plans to bring all its 072 & 078 subscribers under a unified service system and provide equal benefits alongside its new SMART value proposition. The new SMART campaign titled “Yanko, Vango, Let’s Go Smart with HUTCH” is yet another pioneering initiative that encourages all of the Sri Lankans to be smarter in the way they think, live and act.
Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt) Limited is a leading 4G mobile operator in Sri Lanka, servicing under the brand name “HUTCH” since 1997. It presently operates nationwide 4G, 3G & 2G networks focused on delivering the best mobile & broadband data experience to subscribers. The company has embarked a journey as the SMART telecommunications brand offering innovative and affordable products and services addressing the key needs of mobile subscribers.
HUTCH is a majority owned subsidiary of Hong Kong based multinational conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (CK Hutchison). Operating in over 50 countries worldwide, and employing over 300,000 staff. CK Hutchison is among the largest companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange with a reported turnover of approximately USD56 billion for the year ended on 31 December 2019.