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IPL Special Offer: BSNL Launches 153 GB Mobile Data Plan For Rs 248

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| April 8 , 2018 , 15:39 IST

The biggest cricket tournament in India has begun and companies are not willing to let the opportunity for cashing in IPL's popularity go. The state-owned telecom firm BSNL has come up with an impressive mobile data plan, allowing the user to watch the matches live via the internet.

Starting from Saturday, BSNL is offering 153 GB mobile data pack for Rs 248 with 51 days validity, i.e., through the entire duration of Indian Premier League. The offer is available in the market to attract the cricket lovers throughout the nation till the end of this month.

"BSNL presents IPL pack Unlimited data STV-248 for prepaid mobile customers which give unlimited data (3 GB data per day) with the validity of 51 days during the period of IPL cricket match. This will be useful for our subscriber to stream live IPL matches at a very economical rate," BSNL said.

Under the plan, users will be allowed to use 3GB per day with high-speed 4G support. Upon extending the limit, they will still be able to browse but at the speed of 81 Kbps. The users opting for the plan will additionally get unlimited calls and SMS, but for non-commercial purposes only. 

With the offering, BSNL has left behind India's self-acclaimed cheapest mobile network Reliance Jio, which is offering 'Cricket Season Pack' at Rs Rs 251.The 102GB pack allows the usage 2GB high-speed internet per day, unlimited calls and SMSes (for non- commercial purpose) with a validity of 51 days. 

Incidentally, Airtel has also launched a new Airtel TV app allowing access to live IPL matches on both Apple iOs and Google's Android mobile platforms. Additionally, people can access curated content related to a post-match analysis by experts, keep up with ongoing matches and much more.