Jio brings new plans, prices rise by up to 39pc
New Delhi, Dec. 4 (PTI): Reliance Jio on Wednesday announced new plans which will be costlier by up to 39 per cent compared to older plans for its customers.
The company, however, claimed that it has priced all the new plans up to 25 per cent cheaper than the new call and data tariff plans rolled out by its competitors Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea.
According to new tariffs, Jio customers will have to pay INR 555 for 84-day validity and 1.5 GB of data per day, which is 39 per cent higher than the earlier plan of INR 399 offering same features. The company has raised the price of INR 153 plan to INR 199; INR 198 plan to INR 249; INR 299 plan to INR 349; INR 349 plan to INR 399; INR 448 to INR 599; INR 1,699 plan to INR 2199, and INR 98 plan to INR 129.
The INR 199 plan is a month-long valid plan, which offers 1.5GB per day, and is about 25 per cent cheaper than the plans of rivals offering similar benefits at a price of around INR 249.