Airtel, India's largest telecommunications services provider, today announced a 'special' offer under which, it will offer 3GB free data for 12 months for subscribers who switchover to its network by February 28.
"The 12 months offer is available to any customer with a 4G mobile handset that is currently not on the Airtel network. Any customer, including existing Airtel customers, upgrading to a new 4G handset can also avail this offer," a statement issued by the operator said.
The pan India offer will close on February 28, it said.
"Customers will get free 3GB data every month till December 31, 2017 with select Prepaid and Postpaid packs under this offer. This free data benefit will be over and above the pack/plan benefits," reads the statement.
Under this offer, customers with any 4G mobile handset who are not on the Airtel network or upgrading to a new 4G device, can enjoy 3GB free data, in addition to theregular pack benefits with Airtel's Rs. 347 prepaid recharge. The pack will offer free calls – Local and STD – to any network in India plus 4GB data (1GB regular pack benefit + 3GB free data).
The first time free 3GB data benefit can be availed through MyAirtel app and data benefits on subsequent recharges will be instant. The pack benefits will be valid for 28 days and can be availed for a maximum of 13 recharges till December 31, 2017.
Postpaid customers with any 4G mobile handset who are not on the Airtel network or upgrading to a new 4G device, will now get 3GB free data per month, with all MyPlanInfinity plans. This is in addition to regular plan benefits.