Jio Effect: Airtel Doubles Data Benefits In Its Broadband Plans
Amid India’s telecom sector abuzz with talk about Jio’s broadband services, Bharti Airtel has announced new broadband plans under which it is offering up to 100 per cent additional high speed data benefits within the same monthly rental plan. Bharti Airtel whose broadband internet plans in the national capital start from Rs 899 a month, said its new plans were aimed at driving India’s digital transformation. The announcement by India’s largest telecom company comes after rollout of its ‘V-Fiber’ broadband “to serve the exploding demand for reliable high speed data solutions in Indian homes”, Airtel said in a press release.
Bharti Airtel’s Rs 899 plan in Delhi, which offered 30 GB of high speed data earlier, now offers 60 GB data.
Also, its Rs 1,099 plan will now offer 90 GB of high speed data compared to 50 GB earlier, it said.
Also, its Rs 1,299 plan now offers 125 GB compared to 75 GB earlier while the Rs 1,499 plan offers 160 GB instead of 100 GB, the statement noted. “Similar large increments in data benefits have been effected at every price point in every city with unlimited calling to any network available across all plans,” Bharti Airtel said.