Google introduced Free SMS service in GMail in India

Google intro­duced free SMS ser­vice in GMail. When It was enabled they skipped two major ser­vices but a day lat­er they enabled it for all the Mobile Oper­a­tors in India.

Gmail Free SMS Service in India

In the chat win­dow, you can see a link Send SMS now. The ser­vice intro­duced in 50+ coun­tries. The US and India includes all the oper­a­tors. To pre­vent abuse the ser­vice. They are giv­ing the 50 SMS and when you send one it will reduce one and If you get the reply then the lim­it will increase by 5. The reply comes back to the inbox. Once the cred­it hits zero. either you should get a reply to get 5 SMS cred­it or wait for 24 hours so the one sms will be added back.

To pre­vent abuse, any Gmail user who sends an exces­sive num­ber of SMS mes­sages from Gmail, with­out get­ting any respons­es in return, will be blocked from send­ing fur­ther SMS mes­sages.

Google also pro­vid­ed the steps to send SMS.

Gmail SMS