With an aim to ensure that no Indian is deprived of internet facilities, Reliance Jio has come up with a big announcement ahead of the festive season.
The biggest telecom firm, Jio has taken another major step towards ensuring total digital inclusion of all Indians. Hence, it has made a special one-time offer called the ‘JIOPHONE DIWALI 2019 OFFER’.
During the festive season of Dussehra and Diwali, Jio is making the JioPhone available for a special price of only Rs 699 as against the current price of Rs 1500. This is a clear saving of over Rs 800 without any special conditions like having to exchange your old phone, an official statement read.
For JioPhone customers, who join Jio through the DIWALI 2019 OFFER, Jio will offer data benefits valued at Rs 700. For first 7 recharges that the customer does, Jio will additionally add Rs 99 worth of data, it said.
This additional data worth Rs 700 will enable JioPhone users to enter an unseen world of entertainment, payments, e-commerce, education, learning, train and bus booking, artificial intelligence apps and lots more.
The savings of Rs 800 on the JioPhone and the Rs 700 worth of data, totals to a massive benefit of Rs 1,500 on every JioPhone. This benefit of Rs 1,500 is Jio’s Diwali Gift for a prospering digital India. Jio invites all Indians using 2G services to make the most of this one-time offer available during the festive month and upgrade to the JioPhone platform, it added.
“Jio will ensure that no Indian is deprived of affordable Internet and the fruits of the Digital Revolution. By offering the ‘JioPhone Diwali Gift’, we are making an investment of Rs 1,500 towards bringing every new person from the Bottom of the Economic Pyramid into the Internet Economy. This also shows our commitment to the success of our Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s visionary Digital India Mission,” said Mukesh Ambani, chairman & MD Reliance Industries Ltd.