To give a tiff competition to Reliance Jio, country’s leading mobile network provider Airtel on Tuesday unveiled an offer under which users can avail of free mobile data for 12 months. The offer will cost Rs 9000 and will work on 4G mobile set.
The telecom giant is also targeting its customers to upgrade them to new 4G handsets.
India's biggest telecom operator, Airtel said that the free data offer will be available across India starting Wednesday, and will be valid till February 28. Under the new offer, customers will get 3GB of free data every month till December 31, 2017. Airtel is providing the free mobile data over and above the subscribed plan's benefits.
The telecom provider said prepaid subscribers will get 3GB of free data with every Rs 345 unlimited calling recharge, which offers free local and STD calls to any network in India as well as 1GB of data per monthly cycle. Airtel specifies that the pack benefits will be valid for 28 days and can be availed for a maximum of 13 data recharges till December 31, 2017.
As for postpaid users, Airtel's 3GB of free data per month offer can be availed if subscribers opt for any MyPlan Infinity plan, which includes local/ STD/ roaming calling benefits, bundled data, some free SMS, as well as free subscription to Wynk Music and Wynk Movies. Postpaid Airtel customers can claim the free mobile data through MyAirtel App.