Idea Sets Forth Unlimited Free Local And National Calls For Rs. 999

Idea Cellular has introduced unlimited free local and national calls in Karnataka circle. The plan is named “999 Unlimited Local and STD” which com allows users to make unlimited calls. Users in Karnataka can opt for a monthly rental of Rs. 999 and enjoy unlimited local and national calls. Apart from it, they also get 500 local and national SMS.


Plan Name 999 Unlimited Local and STD
Monthly Rental (Rs.) 999
Activation Charges NA
Refundable Security Amount (Rs.) 500
Feature Unlimited local and national calls
SMS 500
Data NA

Note: These free calls are valid only on mobile network. Users will have to pay 50p/minute if they call fixed lines. When it comes to roaming, they will be charged Rs. 0.45/ minute for incoming calls, 0.80 for local outgoing calls, Rs. 1.15/min for STD outgoing and Rs 0.25/0.38/5.00 for Local/ STD/ ISD SMS.

The company has decided not to provide free or discounted calls on the days such as- January 1, 2015, February 15, 2015, November 10-11, 2015 (Diwali), December 31, 2015 (Last day of year).

Bhupendra holds a Post Graduate degree from Christ University. He is an investment banker & trader by profession and a writer by heart.

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Shouldn’t the title of the article say “Idea Sets Forth Unlimited Local And National Calls For Rs. 999” I can see the operators use the word “Free” without any thought but Telecom Talk should educate the user and not follow the operators..


I tthink FUP should be there. After zero termination charges, mobile operators not ready to reduce landline call rates.

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