New Delhi: A day after Telecom operator Bharti Airtel hiked tariff for numerous pay as you go choices, Vodafone Idea too introduced tariff hikes for numerous pay as you go choices.
Vodafone Idea has introduced that the brand new tariffs will come into impact from 25 November 2021.
The Basic Vodafone Idea pay as you go plan now begins from Rs 99, similar to Airtel. With a validity of 28 days, the plan affords 99 value discuss time, 200 MB information plus 1 paise per second voice tariff.
Here is the total tariff checklist.
Airtel on Monday introduced 20-25 per cent tariff hikes for numerous pay as you go choices, together with tariffed voice plans, limitless voice bundles and information top-ups, and mentioned the brand new charges will come into impact from November 26.
The entry-level tariffed voice plan has been raised by about 25 per cent, whereas for limitless voice bundles, the rise typically is about 20 per cent. Sunil Mittal led telco — whose India cellular buyer base stood at about 323 million on the final rely — has additionally elevated the tariffs for information top-up plans by about 20-21 per cent.
Meanwhile, in response to information launched by telecom regulator TRAI on Monday Bharti Airtel added 2.74 lakh cellular subscribers in September and Vodafone Idea misplaced 10.77 lakh subscribers throughout the month.
The subscriber base of Airtel stood at 35.44 crore in September as towards 35.41 crore customers in August. The internet additions for the telco got here in at 2.74 lakh customers, the month-to-month subscriber information compiled by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) confirmed.
Troubled Vodafone Idea misplaced 10.77 lakh subscribers throughout the month beneath evaluate and its subscriber base shrank to 26.99 crore as on September 2021.
As on September 30, 2021, the non-public entry service suppliers held 89.99 per cent market share of the wi-fi subscribers whereas BSNL and MTNL, the 2 PSU entry service suppliers, had a market share of solely 10.01 per cent.
The wi-fi tele-density in India decreased from 86.78 per cent on the finish of August 2021 to 85.20 per cent on the finish of September 2021. Wireless subscription in city areas decreased to 637.89 million (or 63.78 crore) on the finish of September 2021 and that in rural areas fell to 528.13 million (52.81 crore) throughout the identical interval.
With PTI Inputs