Airtel announces unlimited free calling across India; announces 2 new packs

All the telecom operators are gearing up to take Jio heads on. Airtel today announced 2 bundled packs of Rs. 145 and Rs. 345 for its prepaid customers.

Rs. 145 pack
It will offer unlimited Local and STD Airtel to Airtel calls along with 300 MB 4G data, it will also offer an additional 50 MB data to those who are using basic mobile phones. Priced at Rs. 145, this pack has a validity of 28 days

Rs. 345 pack
It will offer unlimited free Local and STD calls to any network in India along with 1 GB 4G data. Just like Rs. 145 pack it will also offer and additional 50 MB data to those who are using basic mobile phones. It’s priced at Rs. 345 and comes with a validity of 28 days.

For those who want to know about the roaming rates for the above two plans, Airtel isn’t offering any free calls during roaming, the usual roaming rates will apply.

Recently Reliance Communications announced Rs.149 pack. This one offers unlimited calling to any network in India. You can read more about it here. BSNL also announced that it will be announcing cheaper packs which will offer unlimited free calling across India.

Since, India’s largest Telecom Operator, Airtel has made this announcement, we expect that the other telecom operators in India will announce similar plans soon. We will keep you posted with that.

Let us know what do you think about these new packs from Airtel.