After Airtel and Vodafone, Idea has also slashed regular internet browsing charge by 90% in 8 circles. Earlier, Vodafone was the first Indian telecom operator to take this customer oriented decision that Bharti Airtel also followed.
Idea has reduced data charge for prepaid and postpaid customers across 8 circles including Tamil Nadu and Chennai, Karnataka, Kolkata, West Bengal, Assam, North East, Bihar and Orissa. Now instead of high data charge of 2p/kb, Idea subscribers have to pay just 2p/10kb for same.
Special reduction in data charge will only be valid for next 90 days.
Vodafone has slashed 2G GPRS/EDGE regular surfing charge from 10p/10kb to 1p/10kb across Karnataka, UP West and Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh circle at first pahes and planned to start service in rest of the Indian circle soon.
Airtel has also reduced data charge followed by Vodafone decision from 10p/10 kb to 1p/10kb across 9 circles including Gujarat, Haryana, Kerala, Kolkata, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa, Punjab and UP east.
As we said earlier Vodafone new decision is going to reconfigure internet data access plans in near future as other two telecom giants will also follow the same.
We will watch ahead to get some fearless decision from those rest of the Indian telecom operator who always offer cheap and best internet plans to attract Indian customers from Vodafone-Airtel-Idea group.