Reliance became the first company to announced an offer for the coming new year. The offer announced as early as on the first week of December will bring some happiness to the people, Amid the chaos after the remonetization move of the government. Other than renaming the old offer Reliance has came with some update as well.
Highlights of the major announcement made by RIL chief today:
- Reliance is not scrapping Welcome Offer, rather He chose to rename it. The users of the Welcome offer will be moved to the Happy New Year Offer.
- The free video call, Voice Call, Free Data and access to Jio app has been extended till 31st March 2017.
- The new users will directly be added to Happy New Year Offer.
Does it matter to be in Welcome or Happy New Year offer?
Yes definitely, Reliance has clarified that the new plan will offer only 1 GB/day on Fair Usage Policy instead of 4GB/day offered on Welcome Offer. Other than that the speed will be throttled to 128kbps, and if you want more speed, you can buy any of the plan available in offer. This is the only difference between the two offers.
- Reliance will deliver sim card at home for customers. And the sim will be activated within 5 minutes via eKYC norms. Home delivery service will go live in 100 cities by 31st December 2016.
The brand new “Jio Money Deal”
Seeing the requirement of digital payment in India after the remonetization move, Reliance came with Jio Money Deal. From December Merchants can download the Jio money App. This Jio money will also be accessible via the Aadhar based Micro ATM’s.
Will the question of Jio speed and Voice Call drop will remain unanswered?
Reliance has agreed to the problem existing with jio speed and call drop. The tower with congestion is only the 8%, rest are working well. He further said that Reliance will short out the problem as early as possible.
The New year offer seems very interesting. Demand for Jio will definitely increase. With this move Reliance will get the target of 100 million users by 31st March 2017. The Jio Money Deal is a good initiative, it will easy some rush for the cash. This is definitely a good move to make the worried customers feel better whom are worried about the end of offer on 31st December 2016.