Last month, Reliance Jio completed its two years. To celebrate the anniversary, and to extend the greetings to the subscribers Reliance Jio rolled out a new Jio Celebrations Pack for the users. Under this Celebration Pack, subscribers were able to enjoy 2GB data per day for four days during the month of September. The telco also announced that it would credit another 8GB of free data in users account in October. Now, the telco has started the second iteration of the Celebrations Pack which will go on till October 30, however, the validity of this plan will vary from user to user. If you were previously unknown to this information, read ahead to know more about the Reliance Jio Celebrations Pack and how you can check your data balance to see if you received the benefit of this plan or not.
Jio Celebrations Pack: Checking 4G Data Balance
If you have an active tariff plan and you want to check the availability of the Reliance Jio Celebrations Pack in your account, you can do so by heading over to the My Jio app. In the application, you will need to navigate to the My Plans section where you will be able to see the Reliance Jio Celebrations Pack listed along with the benefits. You will also be able to see the expiry date for the plan. Jio has also clarified that the time of receiving the benefits for Celebration could differ from users to users and that it would extend a total of 16GB extra data benefit, 8GB each month to its subscribers. Although the plan might be activated on your account on different days, you are sure to get the minimum benefit of 8GB. Do make a note that the plan is available only for users with an active prepaid/postpaid plan.
Reliance Jio’s 2nd Anniversary
In just two years, Reliance Jio has managed to climb at the top ranks of the Global Telecom Industry. The telco had also started price wars when it entered the market two years back owing to its free offerings and extremely affordable plans. The telco has also launched two very affordable feature phones in India which also support apps like WhatsApp, YouTube and Facebook. Not only that, but the company now also plans to dominate the broadband and DTH sector as well and to do that, Reliance Industries Limited has recently acquired significant stakes in companies like Hathway Cables and DEN Networks.
The company has also made it clear that would ramp up its operations to bring the 5G technology early in the country. The telco has also acquired a US-based telecom company to help bring 5G to India. Jio also took the opportunity in India Mobile World Congress 2018 this year to demonstrate 5G use cases. A Jio vendor said, “The initial 5G services that public is expected to see in India is mobile ultra high-speed broadband when the commercial network will start rolling out. Jio will give a live demo of this enhanced speed on mobile devices.”
Jio Launches Yearly Prepaid Plan of Rs 1,699
On the occasion of Diwali 2018, Jio introduced a prepaid tariff plan of Rs 1,699 which falls under the company’s annual prepaid plans portfolio. The plan offers unlimited voice calls to any network within India, 1.5GB daily data and 100 SMSes per day for 365 days. It’s possibly the best plan right now from private telcos who’re offering 4G services.