Idea Cellular has announced the launch of its new prepaid plan for its customers. Dubbed as Rs 149, the plan comes loaded with voice calling and it is meant to compete with the likes of Airtel, Reliance Jio and BSNL.
As per a report by TelecomTalk, users will get unlimited voice calls on local and STD networks along with free national roaming. The pack comes with a validity of 21 days and it also provides 100 SMS per day. However, it is important to note that the pack comes with FUP limit of 250 minutes per day and 1000 minutes per week. Further, the calls should be made to only 100 unique numbers during the period.
Previously, the telecom operator introduced Rs 499 plan for its prepaid users. Under this pack, Idea users will get 2GB of 2G/3G/4G data per day along with unlimited voice calls on local and STD networks including national roaming. Further, the pack comes with a validity of 82 days, which makes the total data count of 164GB for the entire period. Furthermore, the unlimited voice calls come with a capping of 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes per week. Apart from this, users will get free SMS benefits as well.
Idea Customers who use more than 250 outgoing minutes in a day will be charged at 1 paise per second for the rest of the day. And those who use more than 1000 minutes in a week will be charged at 1 paise per second for the rest of the left days in the week. Apart from this, the users can make outgoing voice calls to only 100 unique numbers in any period of seven consecutive days. After that period of time, the customers will be charged 1 paise per second for the rest of validity of recharge. Moreover, the free roaming benefit will be applicable only to Idea network.