India's Idea Cellular increases call prices in some zones

NEW DELHI Wed Jan 23, 2013 1:14am EST

NEW DELHI Jan 23 (Reuters) - Idea Cellular Ltd, India's No. 3 mobile phone carrier by revenue and fourth-biggest by customers, has increased voice call prices in some telecommunications zones by withdrawing promotional offers, a company spokeswoman said.

The Idea spokeswoman gave no further detail but said there was "no across the board" increase in call tariffs. (Reporting by Devidutta Tripathy)