Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has announced the revision of annual prepaid 3G data plans by removing the monthly usage limit. The tariff will come into effect from March 16, 2016 on PAN India basis.
With this revision, the users would get full data instantly and validity of one year. BSNL, in order to give more flexibility, has also increased bundled data available on annual data plan DPV4499 from 30GB to 40GB.
BSNL revised its annual data plans exactly one year ago to make it monthly benefit plans. After the revision, BSNL couldn’t find much success, as customers had to make full upfront payment for entire year, but was getting data on monthly basis like a postpaid plan.
BSNL New 3G prepaid data plan details
|Annual Prepaid Data Plan Vouchers|
|REVISED DPV1499||EXISTING DPV4499||REVISED DPV4499|
Data Plan Voucher*
(Incl. of S. Tax)
|Rs. 3,999||Rs. 3,999||Rs. 2,799||Rs. 2,799||Rs. 1,499||Rs. 1,499||Rs.4499||Rs.4499|
|Free Data Usages||2.5 GB per
|30 GB (at a time) for 12 months||1.5 GB per month for 12 months||18 GB (at a time) for 12 months||0.75 GB per month for 12 months||9 GB (at a time) for 12 months||30 GB for
|40 (at a time) for 12 months|
|One Year. Further extension of validity, through same plan voucher.
|Availability||Through C-Top up|
|Applicability||For data plans with and without sale of BSNL Data Card or any of the BSNL bundled Data Card|
|Prepaid Per Minute Plan|
Further, any unused data in account will not be carried forward to the next month. With this revision, BSNL has made its annual data plan more flexible and easy to use for its customers.
Note: Do check with BSNL before opting any plans.