Idea rolls out unlimited voice calling for Rs 179 with 1GB data

Airtel's new plan of Rs. 3999 offers 300 GB Data, unlimited voice calls; check out full details here

Now, this telecom operator has announced its 179 plan which also comes with free voice call and data benefits.

Hours after we reported about Idea Cellular announcing a brand new plan to counter the onslaught of Jio, we now have reports coming in of Airtel updating one of its older plans to offer more data for the same price. Check more details of Airtel Rs 448 offer from here below. Under this plan, Jio prior offered 84GB for 84GB along with unlimited local and STD calls to any systems and SMSes also. Customers can also avail 50 percent discount on the data plan by paying via Airtel Payments Bank. In addition, this plan also gives you unlimited local and STD calls to any network across the country.

In picture: A man carries a cup of as he walks past a Reliance Jio Infocomm 4G mobile services logo in Mumbai on September 6, 2016.

Vodafone recently introduced a new plan, offering unlimited data for 84 days with a cap of 1GB per day and unlimited free voice calls (local, STD and roaming) across all networks for recharge of Rs 496. The plan earlier provided users 1 GB of 3G/4G data for a period of 28 days along with 1000 free minutes of voice calling per week.

It provides 1.5GB of 4G data and 100 SMS per day apart from unlimited voice calls. Once the quota is exceeded, the speed of data is likely to reduce to 64kbps.

As part of this plan, customers get unlimited calling for both local and STD numbers as well as free outgoing on national roaming. Moreover, subscribers who opt for the new recharge plan from Idea's official website, or from the MyIdea app, will be eligible for an additional 1GB of data at no extra cost. Once the limit is exhausted, then users will be charged 30 paise per minute.

According to reports, the plan doesn't have a daily limit on the data usage which means users can either consume 300GB data in just a single day or use it across the validated 360 days. "With our Rs 179 recharge we will enable customers to continue their conversations non-stop", Sashi Shankar, chief marketing officer, Idea Cellular said.

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