IDEA Cellular, the pan-India mobile operator with over 68 million subscribers nationally, has introduced new affordable tariffs customers with over Local Callings, GPRS and SMS for its prepaid subscribers in the Kolkata and West Bengal telecom circles.
Idea Cellular has introduced a special tariff plan which offers all Local and STD calls at just 40 paisa/min, with recharge of Rs. 21 and Rs. 37 which come with a validity of one year, and talktime of Rs. 15 and Rs. 37 respectively.
This plan will also offer 100 free Local and National SMS which will automatically get activated after sending the first 3 SMS at 60 paise per SMS, everyday. The free SMS offer is valid for a period of one month. STD calls at 40 paisa/min will help customers to remain in touch with their close ones anywhere in the country at affordable rates.
Idea has also introduced special offers dubbed as New Gang Plan targeting the large and growing youth segment, especially at a time when colleges have re-opened and students are looking for affordable tariff plans to stay in touch with their friends and connect to the world of Internet and social networking.
The New Gang Plan loaded with lowest Tariff & VAS benefits. From economical calling to unlimited SMS’s & GPRS offerings, the product has everything bundled together to the liking of today’s youth. The new youth product of Rs.19 offers Local Idea calling within the group at just 10 paisa/min. The pack also offers affordable calling rates for other calls made outside the student community, both Local and STD, at just 50 paisa/min.
Idea prepaid subscribers availing the youth product will also get 100 free SMS Nationally or Locally, everyday for 30 days. The tech savvy younger generation can also benefit from the power packed services under this offer, which allows them 5 MB of internet usage free daily for 30 days.
Announcing the new plans, Mr. Aloke Malik, Chief Operating Officer – East, IDEA Cellularsaid, “Our consumer usage analysis has brought forth very interesting results that truly highlight what customers in Kolkata and West Bengal prefer while choosing a plan. These plans will help family members and close friends to stay connected with each other without worrying about the cost of communication. Idea has been fulfilling the consumers’ social and entertainment needs – be it vanilla voice calls, to downloading music, images and games or Internet surfing.