Idea Cellular announced that they will start providing free incoming calls over their network from April 1st, 2017 onwards. This will be applicable for all Pre-paid and Post-paid customers on domestic roaming. The India’s second largest telecom company expects their 200 million customers can enjoy free incoming calls while roaming on company’s 2G, 3G and 4G network across 400,000 towns and villages in India, they claim so on their Press Release.
They’ve also launched a new range of international roaming value packs with unlimited incoming calls and bundled outgoing voice calls, SMS and data to international travelers recently. Expecting the Idea customers will be able to make outgoing calls and SMS freely at affordable rates while roaming anywhere in India, with no extra charges on their incoming calls.
The international roaming packs launch are bundled with free 1GB, 2GB, 3GB data and overage charges of Rs. 3 per MB. Users can also choose a 10-day pack for short leisure travel or 30-day packs for continuous business trips or long stay.
The newly launched plans offering international roaming value packs with free bundled usage of up to 400 outgoing minutes, 100 SMSes per day, 3GB bundled data for international travelers and unlimited incoming calls for 2,499 for Asia, and 5,999 for Europe for 30 days validity.