Reliance Jio to launch on Sept 5: Top 10 things to know
The mega telecom disruption is finally here. Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani announced at the 42nd AGM that Jio will be launched on September 5, offering customers free domestic voice calls and zero roaming charges.
“Jio will out an end to voice call charges in India. No Jio customer will ever have to pay for voice calls again,” Ambani said during the AGM.
Data tariff plans will begin from Rs 149 for 0.3 GB to Rs 4,999 for 75 GB. All data plans, except for the 0.3 GB plan, will also provide unlimited 4G data at night.
“These are the simplest and the most attractive tariff plans in the market, with the lowest data rates anywhere in the world,” Ambani said.
Here are the top announcements from the AGM:
1) All domestic voice calls for Jio customers will be absolutely free. Roaming charges will also be zero across India.
2) India is 155th in the world for mobile broadband access; Jio will take the country to the top 10.Read more.