SPICE up your messages in your mother tongue

After Hinglish messages in T9 was launched, Spice Telecom has now launched a new service called the ‘Spice Local Lingo’.

With ‘Spice Local Lingo’ one can send SMS in twelve Indian languages that include Hindi, Kannada, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati, Bengali and Urdu, in their script.


To download:

Spice Portal at http://wap.spicetete.com/.
SMS the keyword ‘SLL’ to 56199, and get the URL for download.

This feature is currently available on all Java-enabled phones.


The charges for the service include a one-time download charge of Rs 20 per language and a monthly subscription of Rs 5 per language thereafter.

As an inaugural offer, the charges per SMS using Spice Local Lingo will be 50 paise.

The service was launched on December 14th by Bollywood actor and Spice brand ambassador, Priyanka Chopra, at an event in Bangalore.

Via: Top news.com