NEW DELHI: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched their all-new Rs. 1,312 recharge offer to all their prepaid subscribers which comes with 365-days validity. The offer also comes with unlimited voice calls and 5GB data benefits. The new offer from BSNL is available in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana regions only.
The recharge option from BSNL also includes a total of 1,000 free SMS messages which also comes with 365-days validity. The new Rs. 1,312 recharge plans now sit alongside the Rs. 1,699 and the Rs. 2,099 recharge plans from BSNL and they also come with a validity of 365 days. This offer by BSNL could be a counter move towards Reliance Jio’s 365-day validity plans.
According to the listings provided on BSNL websites of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana websites, the Rs. 1,312 recharge plan offer provides the user with 5GB of data and 1,000 SMS messages for the total year. The recharge plan also offers the users unlimited local/STD voice calls and roaming calls as well to any network. The regions for unlimited calls are however not applicable to Mumbai and New Delhi regions. BSNL is also offering Personalised Ring Back Tone to subscribers.
According to the official listing on the Telangana site of BSNL, it states that users going for the Rs. 1,312 recharge plan are not allowed to get the benefits of full talk time on recharges of Rs. 500, Rs. 1,100, Rs. 1,500, Rs. 2,000, Rs. 2,200, Rs. 2,500, and Rs. 3,000. Although other tariffs stay the same as per traditional per-second recharge options. BSNL has also allowed migration from an existing plan to the Rs. 1,312 recharge.
The new Rs. 1,312 plan with 365-day validity is only available in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana regions as of now. BSNL has not commented on the availability of the plan for other regions across India.
This new Rs. 1,312 plan from BSNL is a rivalling offer towards Reliance Jio’s year-long recharge plans. Reliance Jio also has an Rs. 1,699 plan which offers users 1.5GB of daily data, unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS messages per day for a total of 365 days.