Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is going to reduce the 3G rates by half for both the prepaid and postpaid customers in all circles across India by introducing uniform data packs from 15th August 2013. Now after effective these rates will be as 1GB of 3G data costs Rs. 125 for Postpaid users and Rs.139 for Prepaid users.
In Last month RCom also reduced its 3G data plans but in some limited circles.Now after Rcom BSNL is also decided to cut off 3G data plans rate in all circles but unlike Rcom it will be uniform for all circles.However Reliance 3G plans works in limited only for Mobile Phones users while with BSNL 3G plans there is no barrier of mobile, PC, Tablet or Laptop and also works Home and Roam across India.
Now after 15th August 2013 the plans will be as-
2 GB 3G data for prepaid – 251
2 GB 3G data for postpaid – 225
5 Gb 3G data for Prepaid – 561
5 GB 3G data for postpaid -501
Terms and Conditions :
All existing 3G and 2G Data STVs and packs ( BSNL CO/ circle STVs) for prepaid GSM services will be withdrawn w.e.f 15.08.2013 and for post-paid GSM services the plans will be discontinued w.e.f. 01.09.2013.
The data usage charges for “bsnlstream” will remain the same at Rs.0.25/MB.
For Prepaid 2G Data customers, who have recharged 2G Data STVs till
14.08.2013, the customer profile is to be converted to default profile of 3G with no speed restriction from 15.08.2013.
The customer profile in the new unified Data STVs will be 3G with no speed restriction.
All other terms and conditions will remain same.
This above tariff will be implemented w.e.f. 15.08.2013 (Independence Day ) for prepaid GSM services and w.e.f. 01.09.2013 for post paid GSM/3G services.
The MRP of the prepaid data STVs is flexible of Rs.2 (+/-) of above price, depending upon local market condition and technical feasibilities available from circle to circle.