BSNL will offer 1GB data at Rs 1
From the jio offer, BSNL also said it will soon launch a promotional unlimited wireline broadband plan effectively translates into less than Re 1 per GB download cost for subscribers if they use up to 300GB data in a month.
BSNL new plan –Experience Unlimited broadband 249 will start from 9 September 2016.
BSNL said that if customers use the plan continuously in a month,Then they can download up to 300 GB data by paying only Rs 249.
“Hence, 1 GB of data download cost comes out as less than Re 1 per GB. After six months, customers will be migrated to one of the regular broadband plan based on the choice of the customer,” .
Under this plan, customers can download unlimited Broadband data without bothering about any data limit in GB. BSNL shall offer 2 Mbps speed under this plan.
Shrivastava added that BSNL is the only operator offering lowest per GB data download cost plan under broadband services in the country.The main purpose of BSNL is to grow up in the market with the very less cost of per 1 re of GB data.
Reliance Industries’ 42th Annual General Meeting yesterday, Chairman Mukesh Ambani had said data must be “affordable”. He had said that against the prevailing market rate of Rs 250 per GB, Jio’s rates will be Rs 25-50 per GB depending on data usage. Reliance Jio 4G services is targeting 100 million customers in the shortest time possible.
Meanwhile, BSNL also said that it has signed a MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Telecom Department regarding performance based targets assigned to the telecom PSU.
“BSNL signs MoU with Department of Telecom every year where in certain parameter performance based targets are assigned to BSNL, by DOT (Department of Telecom) and DPE (Department of Public Enterprises).
On the basis of annual achievement vis-a vis targets of the MoU, DPE evaluates company’s performance and accordingly awards rating to BSNL,” the release added