Recently, Reliance Jio has announced that it would raise its tariff by up to 40 per cent through its all in one (AOI) plans from December 6. Also, the firm would provide its subscribers with unlimited voice data, which will have ‘300 per cent more benefits’ than earlier, said Mukesh Ambani.
Reliance Jio, which is deemed as India’s fastest-growing 4G network, posted a net profit of Rs 990 crore for the September quarter. Currently, the company’s total subscriber base stands at 355.2 million, covering 99 per cent of India’s population.
Airtel and Vodafone Idea announced their new tariff plans. For an Airtel subscriber, the old Rs 35 plan has been changed to Rs 49 plan with a price hike of 50 paise per day in this plan. The plan comes with Talktime worth Rs 38.52 and 100 MB of data with 28 days of the validity period. Airtel has dropped the Rs 169 and Rs 199 plans and introduced a single Rs 248 plan. It offers unlimited calling, 100 SMS per day and 1.5GB data per day for 28 days. The users will also get access to Airtel Xstream, Wynk music, Hello Tunes and Anti-virus mobile protection for 28 days.