, the telecom company owned by RIL, has announced a new offer for
in India. The new offer that has been announced can be availed by both new and existing
The offer — called The New JioPhone 2021 offer — will be available from March 1, across Reliance Retail and Jio retailers, said the company in a statement.
For new users, the telecom company is offering two plans of Rs 1,999 and Rs 1,499. Both these plans come with a JioPhone, unlimited voice calls and 2GB of high speed data per month. The only difference between the two is that the former has validity of 2 years, the latter has the validity of 1 year.
As for the existing JioPhone users, the company has announced a plan that offers unlimited voice calls, 2GB data per month and a validity of 1 year for Rs 749.
Speaking on this occasion, Akash Ambani, director, Reliance Jio, said, "There are still 300 million subscribers in India who remain ‘trapped’ in the 2G era, unable to access basic features of the internet, at a time, when the world stands at the cusp of a 5G revolution. Since the last 4 years Jio has democratized the internet and passed on the benefits of technology to every Indian. Technology no longer remains a privilege of a select few. The New JioPhone 2021 offer is another step in that direction. At Jio, we have and will continue to take bold steps to eradicate this digital divide and welcome every Indian to Jon this movement.”