Yes , it’s true ! A new entrant in the Indian mobile phone market,domestic handset maker Ringing bells will be launching India’s most affordable smartphone for under rs 500 on Wednesday this week . This launch is in line with Prime minister Narendra Modi’s vision for “ empowering India to the last person, transforming India’s growth story .” the Noida-based company said . Top government officials are said to be present with Defence minister Manohar Parrikar launching the smartphone ‘Freedom 251’ on February 17.
“This event and launch stands as a true testimony of success of the latest initiatives taken by the government of India” , according to a media invite sent by the firm.
Established last year, Ringing bells will start with the assembly of handsets in phase-1 and aims at full indigenous development of the feature-rich smartphones,it said. Ringing bells also launched a 4G smartphone at Rs 2,999 , recently.