JIO effects on Airtel, Vodafone, idea, and BSNL
Now in India incoming calls are going to be paid. It’s true. You need to pay to receive incoming calls. You can’t use dual SIM card in your mobile phones. If you want to use dual SIM card then you have to Pay to receive incoming calls and outgoing calls.
Telecom operators have taken a major step to simplify the prepaid portfolio last month. Expect State-owned BSNL and Reliance JIO all the telecom companies like Bharati Airtel, Vodafone India, Aditya Birla idea and TATA Docomo have removed their most popular talk time recharge plans like Rs.10, Rs.20, Rs.50 etc. There are some people who use two SIM cards on their smartphones. They make recharges on JIO SIM card and don’t recharge their alternative SIM card which was the SIM card of Airtel, Idea or Vodafone. So these companies just introduced the Validity plan.
In this plan, prepaid subscribers will have to re-charge the validity every month to keep the incoming and outgoing calls after the expiry of the prepaid plan. Both Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and TATA DOCOMO have issued minimum recharge plans of Rs 35, 65 and 95 rupees. In this plan, the user needs to recharge anyone plan to keep the SIM card alive. In these plans, the users will get some talk-time along with some data.
Airtel has released a new plan of 23 rupees. This Airtel plan is a part of Smart Recharge Plans. Earlier, the smart recharge plan of Airtel started from Rs 25. Like other smart recharge plans, users will get services such as validity, talk time and rate cutter in this recharge plan. Airtel will get validity of 28 days in the plan of 23 rupees. That is, once the smart recharge of 23 rupees, users can avail free incoming and outgoing benefits of the whole month. Along with this, users will get all local and STD calls at 2.5 paise per second in this recharge. In this plan, users will get local SMS at 1 rupee and National SMS at Rs 1.5. Apart from this, users will not get data benefit in this plan.