In order to oppose the schemes of Reliance Jio, BSNL, the state run telecom provider, has launched out a new combo offer. The telecom provider has rolled out a plan with a price tag of Rs 429, which will provide 1 GB of Internet data for the a validity of 90 Days along with limitless calling.
The BSNL scheme for Rs 429 will provide limitless voice calls both STD and local as well as 90 GB of Internet data with 1 GB of every day FUP limit. In addition to this, BSNL has also rolled out some extraordinary vouchers that will allow consumers to slash down on call charges. The Special Tariff Voucher from the company is accessible with a price tag of Rs 8 and it will reduce the rates of call to 15 Paisa of each minute and comes with an expiry period of 30 Days.
On the other hand, another telecom operator Airtel rolled out a new plan with a price tag of Rs 399. Below this plan, the company is providing limitless STD and local calls paired with 84 GB Internet data with a validity of 84 Days. As per the official website of the company, once a consumer drains out her/his limit of 1,000 Minutes then she/he will charged Rs. 0.30 per minute for calls made to other operators and Rs 0.10 each minute for Airtel to Airtel calls.
Further this week, Vodafone India revealed a new voice and data combo offer for prepaid users in Delhi-NCR. This is the latest move of the operator to counter the threat of Reliance Jio. The latest recharge pack of Rs. 392 provides 1 GB 4G/3G Internet data each day with limitless STD, local, and roaming calls for a validity of 28 Days. Apart from this, the telecom company has also rolled out a fresh “Home & Roam” monthly offer with a price tag of Rs. 198 for the roaming users.
Well, one thing is very clear from this picture. The tariff war among the players has been benefitting the users since day 1 and will continue to do so.