During the lockdown period, consumption on OTT platforms has risen since people are working from home or simply spending more time at home since they can't go out. What better way to spend time than catching up on some movies and TV shows, right?
It looks like Airtel is thinking the same thing and has introduced a Rs 401 plan. The prepaid recharge plan gives users access to 3GB data only and has a validity of 28 days. In addition, it gives users access to Disney+ Hotstar VIP 1 year subscription worth Rs ₹399. For those unaware, when Disney+ entered India with Hotstar, the subscription plans for the service changed. There is the Rs 399 per annum plan giving users access to Disney+ Shows, Movies & Kids content (dubbed), Live Sports including Cricket, Premier League & Formula 1, new Indian movie premieres, exclusive Hotstar Specials and latest episodes of Indian TV Shows at 6 AM every day.
There is the more premium, Disney+ Hotstar Premium plan priced at Rs 299/month or ₹1499/year. With this plan users get Disney+ Originals, shows, movies & kids content, latest American shows & movies uncut, ad-free & minutes after America, exclusive Hotstar Specials, latest episodes of Indian TV Shows at 6 AM every day, live sports Including Cricket, Premier League & Formula 1 and new Indian movie premieres.
If you don't have a local shop where you can recharge your Airtel number, then worry not. You can recharge your number via an ATM. You can learn more about that here. For those looking for an Airtel broadband connection, know that Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal has said that the company is ready to provide 1Gbps connections to those that need it to work from home. He goes on to say that despite the lockdown, the company will do its best to arrange for installation as soon as possible. You can read more about it here.