Airtel and mChek introduce a broad range of new mCommerce services

Airtel announced that more than One Million users have registered for the mChek on Airtel service, since its commercial launch in June 2008. Further, Airtel also introduced a new range of capabilities and offers for users of mChek on Airtel

The new capabilities introduced for all mChek users on Airtel are:
• Mobile payments can now get you flight and movie tickets, recharge toll plaza tickets besides shopping from over hundreds of locations
• mChekMall – a mobile mall on WAP and Java environments, bringing a range of flight ticketing, movie ticketing and other innovative services to the mobile phone
• Nationwide availability of the mChek on Airtel application pre-installed on all new Airtel SIM cards, allowing users with all handsets including entry-level handsets to be able to benefit from the convenience of these services in a secure manner
• Holiday season offers and discounts to customers from Airtel, mChek and other retailers

mChek on Airtel was introduced in June 2008 to facilitate Mobile Bill Payment and Prepaid Recharge. Keeping with increasing demand from customers the mobile payment services through mChek have now been expanded to include insurance premium payments for ICICI Prudential, payments for the Delhi-Gurgaon toll plaza, payments at eCommerce websites such as Indiatimes shopping,,, and, movie ticketing sites like, & for flight and travel ticketing and for bus ticket booking.