Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), the state-run telecom operator this week extended the validity and the data offered to its pre-paid users. The company claims to have extended the validity by 43 percent and data offered by 50 percent for some of its plans.
BSNL has also introduced the BSNL Happy Offer for its prepaid users, under which they would be getting 43 percent extra validity and 50 percent additional data with unlimited local, STD and roaming calls.
Under the BSNL Happy Offer scheme, prepaid users purchasing the Rs. 485 plan will be getting 1.5GB of 3G data per day with a validity of 90 days. For Rs. 666 recharge users will be getting 1.5GB of daily 3G data for a total of 129 days. Both of these plans come with unlimited local and STD calling including national roaming.
BSNL has also updated its Rs. 186 plan voucher and Rs. 187 special tariff voucher, under which users will now be getting 1GB of daily 3G data for 28 days. Similarly the Rs. 349 and Rs. 429 plans have also gotten an update, under these customers will now be getting 1GB of daily 3G data with a validity of 54 and 81 days respectively. As a side note, we would lie to mention that all of the plans we talked about above will be offering 100 SMSes per day.
Earlier on January 9, Reliance Jio slashed all of its monthly tariff plans by Rs. 50, under which users were eligible to get 1GB of daily 4G data. Additionally, they also increased the FUP from 1GB per day to 1.5GB per day.