Reliance Jio slashes costs, revamps plans to offer more data

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These are the price points of the 1GB data per day plan, meaning consumers are essentially getting 50 percent more data at roughly the same price.

The Rs 509 plan, on the other hand, offers validity of 91 days and at the same price as a similar plan from Reliance Jio but with more validity. However, in most of the circles such as Bihar, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana, etc., the company is still offering old plans.

Rs 398 plan: There is now 1.5GB daily data for 70 days on this plan. Starting tomorrow, Jio will add 14GB more data and 14 days additional validity for the same price.

There are also Rs 399 and Rs 449 schemes which give away 84GB and 91GB of data, respectively.

All Jio plans will continue to offer free unlimited calling and SMSes within India even during roaming. The two telecom operator compete with each tariff-by-tariff.

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Shortly after Idea and Airtel launched 10-day validity plans under ₹100, offering free calling and 1GB of data to match Jio's plans, the Mukesh Ambani-owned telco late last week unleashed another price disruption, giving 50% extra data or a discount of ₹50 to those who have subscribed to its plans that offered 1GB of data per day.

Rs 199 plan: Jio has cut down the price of this plan. The company offers 28GB data for 28 days. Under this offer, customers will get 28GBs of 4G data with a daily cap of 1GB data. Now, the brand has extended the validity and it comes with a validity of 91 days. User gets 42GB data for 28 days. The plan also offers unlimited local and STD calls with unlimited SMS. In comparison, Vodafone has a series of recharge offers for high data users, that start from Rs 458.

Rs 448 plan: Jio now offers 126GB data for 84 days.

If the users recharge with Rs 498 recharge pack, they will get 136 GB of data, as compared to 91 GB data provided earlier.