Airtel Rolls Out Unlimited '399 Plan' To Rival Jio, Offers Unltd Calls, 84 GB Internet

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| August 6 , 2017 , 18:13 IST

After taking repeated hits from the new rival Jio, Airtel has decided to hit back at the telecommunication company by swaying the customers with their all new '399 Plan'.

The telecom giant Airtel has come up with an all new plan to take on the free service provider Jio in the market.

Airtel's new '399 Plan' offers unlimited calls to its customers on all networks, that to both local and STD for a period of 84 days, and that's not all, the company is will also give away 1 GB internet data every day for the entire validity of the offer. Although this offer is only valid for prepaid users, the plan is anticipated to revolutionise the telecom market.

As per experts, this new plan is an effort by the company to challenge Jio's increasing dominance in the market.

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According to Airtel's website, this offer can only be redeemed on 4G handsets and SIMs. The website also goes on to clarify that the offer only valid for personal use and not for special, commercial or enterprise purposes. Furthermore, it added that the plan cannot be clubbed with another plan.

Airtel's offer comes in the aftermath of Reliance Jio replacing their older rates with new rates. On July 11, the dawning telecom company Jio launched their revamped new rates- Rs 309 plan and Rs 399 plan offering 84 GB internet data.

The rate revamp came after the 90 day period of Jio's Dhan Dhana Dhan offer ended on July 9.

The telecom company has replaced their earlier Rs 309 plan, which offered 1 GB data for 84 days, with a lesser attractive plan for the same amount giving 1 GB data every day for only 56 days now.

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An official from Jio explained that after the first recharge offer expires, customers would have had a validity of 28 days, however, that has been revamped to a validity of two months.