Government-owned telecom operator, BSNL, has announced an improved version of its PV1999 plan. This plan sees an extension in validity as well as some new entertainment benefits like complimentary subscription to select OTT services.
As the name would suggest, the BSNL PV1999 plan is priced at Rs 1,999. Earlier, the plan offered validity of 365 days. However, the improved version of the PV1999 plan adds 30 days. So buyers will get a total validity of 395 days.
Besides this, subscribers will also get access to EROS Now Movies and BSNL Tunes for 395 days. They will also get Lokdhun Content for 60 Days. All this is aside from unlimited called, 2GB data/day, and 100 SMS/day. It should be noted that while the plan initially offered 3GB data per day, it was cut to 2GB at the start of February 2021.
Back in December, BSNL rolled out three new prepaid plans in India. This included the Rs 199 plan, the Rs 798 plan and Rs 999 plan. The Rs 199 is aimed at those that don't want to spend a lot and is also aimed at attracting customers that are tied onto competing telecom providers. The Rs 798 plan is for those that need a lot of calling and data and the Rs 999 plan is for those that want the best.
The Rs 199 postpaid plan brings with it “unlimited on-net voice calling, 300 off-net minutes”. Users also get 100 SMS limit per day. For your data needs the plan has 25GB of data with a maximum rollover of 75GB. If you exhaust the limit, you will be charged Rs 10.24 per GB.
The Rs 798 postpaid plan, users get unlimited voice calling to any network and a limit of 100 SMS per day. For data, users get 50GB per month with data rollover up to 150GB. With this plan, users can also get up to two family connections with unlimited voice, 50GB data and 100 SMS’ per day. This is for each family member.
The Rs 999 plan offers unlimited voice calling to any network along with 100 SMS’ per day. For data, the plan offers 75GB data with rollover up to 225GB. For the family connection with this plan, each member gets unlimited voice, 75GB data and 100 SMSes per day. The limit for this plan is up to three family members.