Neighbourhood Technology Desk/Avi Arya: In order to take on the Jio juggernaut, Idea Cellular has upgraded its Rs. 309 plan within a month of its launch to offer 50 percent more data. Instead of 1 GB per day, buyers of the Rs. 309 Idea plan will get 1.5 GB daily data allocation. Bringing up the total bundled data for the validity period from 28 GB to 42 GB.
Subscribers on Airtel network are also provided with similar benefits and even 2GB of daily data limit at Rs. 349. The Airtel pack also includes unlimited local and STD calling and 100 free SMS per day with a validity of 28 days.