In a move to take on Reliance Jio, Airtel, today has come out with unlimited calling packs for their prepaid customers. All that one has to do for this is to recharge their prepaid with the designated data pack and unlimited voice calling is bundled with it
Bharti Airtel Limited (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider, today launched two new bundled packs for its prepaid customers with free voice calling and substantial data benefits. These two packs add to Airtel’s wide bouquet of innovative packs and plans for customers, offering them more flexibility.
Rs. 145 pack
Priced at Rs 145, the pack offers 300 MB data to customers with 4G ready mobile phones along with free Local and STD Airtel-to-Airtel calls. The pack will offer 50 MB data (in addition to free Airtel-to-Airtel calls across India) to customers with basic mobile phones, which are ideally suited for web surfing and accessing light social media applications. The pack has a validity of 28 days and is available to customers across India.
Rs. 345 pack
Priced at Rs 345, the pack offers 1 GB data to customers with 4G ready mobile phones along with free calls – Local and STD – to any network in India. The pack will offer 50 MB data (in addition to free calls to any network across India) to customers with basic mobile phones, which are ideally suited for web surfing and accessing light social media applications. The pack has a validity of 28 days and is available to customers across India.
Both packs offer an affordable option to customers to stay connected at all times and provide sufficient data to stay online through the month. Airtel has also been consistently rated as the fastest 4G network in the country (http://www.myspeed.trai.gov.in/).
Ajai Puri, Director – Market Operations (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel said, “This is another initiative from us to bring innovative bundle offers to our customers in line with our endeavour to provide the great value backed by a superior network experience.”
Airtel is the largest mobile operator in the country with over 260 million mobile customers. It offers 2G, 3G services in all 22 circles and 4G services in 21 circles. Airtel’s mobile network covers 96% of India’s population.
Note: The above pack prices are for Delhi circle, it will vary circle to circle; Customers in Kerala can enjoy the data benefits on 2G/4G
Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 18 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 365 million customers across its operations at the end of October 2016.