Zero Balance, No Tension: Use Uninterrupted Mobile Internet, Courtesy Idea Cellular

By November 20th, 2012 AT 3:28 PM

Idea Gprs with zero balanceIndia’s third largest mobile operator, Idea Cellular who delivered in many ground breaking ideas in Indian telecom industry, is all way to introduce a new breakthrough service to its prepaid subscribers in Rajasthan.

Now with Idea’s “Emergency Internet Usage Service” one can enjoy ‘uninterrupted internet access’ even with zero balance.Idea explains that there is growing userbase, irrespective of rural or urban landscape, who are accessing internet for many reasons – be it social networking or information search or mobile recharge or online shopping.

But when your balance ended up in zero, your internet access is restricted, which means you can’t recharge immediately over internet also. Now forget all these inconvenience.

From now Idea 2G prepaid customers in Rajasthan with balance less than Rs 2 will able to use upto 50MB free internet for 2 days, by dialling 53566 or *666# (both toll free) anytime, anywhere from their mobile phones.

Note that on your subsequent recharge/Top-up Rs 5 will be deducted from the user’s prepaid account.

Our Take:

This concept has been tried on voice or sms but that did not get much attraction. But this new idea of using internet at zero balance has its own charm. Mobile internet is getting popular day by day, and young generation prefers online transaction too. What happen if your internet pack exhausts at 1 am? 50 MB is good enough to make a online recharge. And Idea charges very economically, just Rs 5 for 50MB valid for 2 days. I guess Idea is just running the pilot in Rajasthan, and will launch the same in other circles in future.

44
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
43 Comment threads
1 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
41 Comment authors
Church machusaurav sumansivakumarSayanGovind Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Church machu
Church machu

How to make on the internet without main account balance is 0

saurav suman
saurav suman

Wow! Best network !dea

Recent Posts

Vodafone Idea Lost 3.5 Million Subscribers in January 2019 While Jio Added 9.3 Million

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has released the monthly subscription data for January 2019. At the end of...

D2h Offering Up to Five Months of Bonus Subscription on Choosing Long Term Plans

The Trai tariff regime brought a lot of changes to the pricing and the working of the TV industry in...

Google Inbox Officially Shutting Down on April 2

Google is shutting down on April 2 its email app “Inbox” that gave users options like advanced filtering, message snoozing...