Vodafone offers 126GB at Rs 799 to beat Airtel and Reliance Jio
In an effort to compete with Reliance Jio and Airtel, Vodfone has now introduced two new prepaid plans at Rs 549 and Rs 799.
Rs 549 prepaid plan
The company is offering 3.5GB of 4G data per day with its Rs 549 prepaid plan. This implies that a user will receive 98 GB for 28 days with a daily limit of 3.5GB data per day. Additionally, plan also offers unlimited voice calling with STD calls and 100SMSes per day.
Rs 799 Prepaid plan
Vodafone is offering 4.5GB data per day with its Rs 799 plan. This implies that users will get 126GB data for a validity period of 28 days. Additionally, plan also offers unlimited voice calling with STD calls and 100SMSes per day.
Recently, the government gave a final approval to the mega merger of Vodafone and Idea Cellular which will create the country’s largest mobile operator with 35 per cent market share and around 430 million subscribers, news agency PTI reported. The move comes just days after Idea Cellular and Vodafone India made a joint payment of Rs 7,268.78 crore ‘under protest’ to the Department of Telecom (DoT) for merging their mobile businesses.
A senior DoT official privy to the development told PTI, that the final approval has been accorded to the merger today and the entities will now approach Registrar of Companies (RoC) for stipulated filings for approval, completing the last leg of formalities. DoT gave conditional nod to the merger on July 9 and asked the two firms to meet the demand raised for taking the merger on record.