BSNL providing particular pre-loaded SIM playing cards for Amarnath Yatra pilgrims
BSNL has acquired approval of the house ministry and the Department of Telecommunications to offer particular SIM to Amarnath pilgrims. “Since pay as you go connections of different states usually are not allowed to work in Jammu and Kashmir, particular pre-loaded Amarnath Yatra SIMs are being supplied by BSNL with the approval of the Ministry of Home Affairs and the DoT,” BSNL mentioned.
The value of BSNL Amarnath Yatra SIM is Rs 230. With this, you get 333 minutes of free discuss time and 1.5GB free information utilization. The plan comes with a validity interval of 10 days. “Since large number of pilgrims is expected, voice and SMS have given priority over data,” the assertion mentioned.
The pre-loaded Yatra SIM playing cards shall be out there for the yatris on the vacationer reception centre and numerous different base camps towards legitimate ID and deal with proof. Amarnath Yatra began on July 1 and can go on until August 15. Besides, to assist pilgrims be in contact with their household and mates, Reliance Jio only recently launched a brand new pay as you go recharge plan.
The pay as you go recharge plan from Reliance Jio is on the market for Rs 102. For the worth, customers get limitless native and nationwide voice calls and limitless SMS (100 each day). The plan additionally contains limitless high-speed 4G information. However, there’s a each day cap of 0.5GB (500MB). Once the each day restrict is crossed, pace shall be throttled to 64Kbps until midnight.
The Reliance Jio Amarnath Yatra pay as you go plan comes with 7 days validity. As talked about above, it’s only out there in Jammu and Kashmir circle. As it is a particular plan for devotees, it doesn’t embody a subscription to Jio suite of apps. Also, you gained’t want Jio Prime Membership to have the ability to reap advantages of this plan.
The plan is extra like a neighborhood SIM card you’re taking while you go overseas. You should purchase the SIM card from Jio shops and approved accomplice shops in Jammu and Kashmir. As it comes with restricted validity, you gained’t be capable of recharge once more and proceed with the identical quantity.
– With inputs from PTI.