MTNL takes on Jio, offers 2GB data per day, call benefits for Rs 319
Joining the tariff war with its latest offer, the state-run telecom service provider Mahanagar Telephone Nigam (MTNL) has decided to offer 2GB of 3G data per day and unlimited calling within its network for Rs 319 from April 1.
“On its 31st anniversary, MTNL announces new plan from April 1, 2017 that offers 2 GB of 3G data per day and unlimited calling within MTNL network for Rs 319 for Delhi and Mumbai mobile customers,” the company said in a statement.
The plan will remain substantial for 28 days after which MTNL customers will have to recharge with same value for availing benefits.
“This promotional offer is valid for 90 days. MTNL customers will also get 25 minutes of free call to other networks every day and after that they will be charged 25 paise for a minute phone call,” the statement said.
On March 21, the state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) too offered a similar plan that would give 2GB data per day for Rs 339 per month.
"BSNL has introduced unlimited local and STD BSNL to BSNL with 300 MB data for only Rs 99 with validity of 28 days for its prepaid mobile customers," the company said in a statement.