Services now available in 26 towns in JK
SRINAGAR: Idea Cellular, one of the leading telecom operators in India on Tuesday launched its 4G services in Srinagar. The services are now available in 26 towns of Jammu & Kashmir, including Udhampur, Katra, Samba, Poonch, Rajauri, Kathua, in addition to Srinagar.
The services were flagged off from the company’s stores in various locations in Srinagar. Idea 4G SIMs are now available at its company retail store at Karan Nagar and other telecom retail stores for people to connect with ‘India’s Big 4G network’.
Sudhir Pradhan, Chief Operating Officer- Punjab, HP and JK, Idea Cellular said that they are happy to launch our world class, high speed 4G services for Idea customers in Srinagar.
“Internet has the power to transform people’s lives and we are confident that Idea 4G will fulfill the infotainment needs of the local citizens,” he said. Rapidly expanding network in the circle, Idea plans to add nearly 100 4G sites in J&K in the next one month, out of which 60 are planned for Srinagar alone.
“We will continue to invest in network and distribution to expand 4G coverage in J&K over the next few months”, Pradhan added.
Idea’s mobile broadband services are currently available to nearly 500 million Indians across nearly 100,000 towns and villages.
Idea has also launched Digital Idea, a suite of digital applications for the on-the-move consumers of J&K. As part of the Digital Idea offerings, the company is offering a suite of 3 entertainment apps – Idea Music Lounge, Idea Movie Club and Idea Game Spark for its over 7.0 lakh customers in J&K circle. Idea has introduced a range of attractive offers including tariff packs, bundled smartphone offers and digital content for its users in JK. From Unlimited Data & Voice calling plans, to handset bonanza offers and smartphone deals, Idea offers a range of products for all category of users.
Idea has announced the following offers complimentary 4G SIM card upgrade and Special Promotional Offer: All customers can avail a complimentary 4G SIM upgrade from Company Showrooms and leading retail outlets across 4G towns in J&K. Customers upgrading to 4G SIM will get up to 10GB Free promotional Data, valid for 7 days. Attractive 4G data tariff: Idea’s 4G Prepaid & Postpaid tariff plans are priced at par with 3G plans. Customers can enjoy exclusive 4G data benefit starting as low as Rs 24 for 28 days. Customer will get 250 MB at Rs 24, 500 MB at Rs 47 and 1GB at Rs 92 for 28 days.
The company also offers its customers with best deals in mobile services, Idea Cellular has launched various promotional offers for customers with 4G handsets. A 4G Handset Upgrade Offer provides unlimited Voice and data offer (1GB/day) for 84 days at Rs 392 for all Customers who upgrade to 4G handset.
These packs provide the customers with unlimited voice calls anywhere in India along with free data benefits. Upon recharging with first recharge of Rs. 148, Idea customers will be able to make free Idea-to-Idea calls across India and 4G handset customers will get 2GB 4G Data with validity of 28 days. Super value pack priced at Rs 357 offers free voice calls across all networks in India and customers with 4G handsets will get 1GB 4G Data daily for 28 days.
The company has introduced a new Ultimate plans at Rs. 499 rental for Postpaid users. In this plan customers get Unlimited Local, National and Incoming Roaming calls with 5GB free Data. 4G handset users will get additional 10GB data per month for 3 months. Idea has also launched Data Jackpot Offer for postpaid subscribers where they can get up to 10GB 4G Data for Rs.100 only through My Idea app. Not only this, Idea is offering Rs 300 Data pack for free till Mar2018 with Ultimate 499 Plan, this pack will give 30GB data (1GB per Day) on 4G Handset and 3GB Data per month on non-4G Handset.