Airtel was in the news recently after it hiked up the 4G data plan rentals and also decreased the validity of 3G plans. Now it seems that India’s most prominent mobile operator has decided to hike the tariffs for 2G Data services in Kerala circle.
Please find below the revised tariff:
|Plan||Previous Benefits||Revised Benefits|
|Rs. 149||1 GB- valid for 28 days||750 MB – Valid for only 21 days|
|Rs. 76||375 MB-valid for 15 days||375 MB – valid for 11 days|
|Rs. 201||2 GB free post that FUP at 80 KBps – valid for 28 days||1.25 GB – valid for 28 days: A reduction of 37.5%|
|Rs. 98||450 MB + 100 local/National airtel SMS valid for 14 days||450 MB + 100 Local/National airtel SMS valid for 14 days|
Airtel has been on a tariff hiking spree. It gives other telecom operators an opportunity to come up with a strong network and try to emerge out as a second alternative for the consumers.
Recently Airtel reduced its 4G tariffs by Rs. 1 but also reduces data benefits by 25% for its 4G users. How do you look at this move by Airtel do let us know via comments.
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