The data war in Indian Telecom sector is not over yet. After Reliance Jio brought unlimited free calls and data plans, Airtel and Idea were the two companies who seemed to competing with Jio. Jio is offering unlimited free calls and 1GB data per day in Rs. 399 for 70 days and Rs. 459 for 84 days. Airtel is giving the same benefits in Rs. 399 for 56 days. Idea has the Unlimited free Calls and daily 1GB data pack in Rs. 398 for 70 days and Rs. 509 for 84 days. Isn’t this competition good for customers?
In this telecom war companies like Reliance 2G and Aircel packed their bags and going to shut 2G services. Now its the new year time and this war is gonna be more interesting. Again Jio has taken the pole position.
Jio New Year Offer
Jio has come out with two new year data packs. In order to cater heavy data usage during this time, Jio has announced these prepaid packs under ‘Happy New Year 2018’ offer. The first one is at Rs 199 offering 1.2 GB data for 28 days. The other offer is for Rs 299, which offers 2 GB data. The validity of this offer is also 28 days. The other benefits of these packs are similar to existing packs. These plans will also offer unlimited free calls, free messages and free roaming. These plans are available to Jio Prime members on prepaid connections only.
Jio’s existing plans start from Rs 19 and goes upto Rs. 4999. The most popular plans come at Rs. 399 for 70 days and Rs. 459 for 84 days. Jio has hiked its tariffs slightly in October this year. Now it would be interesting to see if Airtel and Idea come with any New Year offer or not.