Bharti Airtel has come up with new plans and is offering a host of international roaming packs. The telecom operator is offering unlimited incoming calls and up to 3 GB data on international roaming packs, said the Sunil Mittal-owned company on its official website — airtel.in.
The announcement comes at a time when other telecom operators — Reliance Jio and Vodafone — are also offering lucrative international roaming packs.
However, recharge plans vary from country to country, which are valid for a period of one day to a month.
Singapore and Thailand: Airtel Subscribers flying to Singapore and Thailand can choose from packs priced at Rs. 496, Rs. 1,199 and Rs. 2,496.
(Airtel is offering 100 SMSes on all three packs)
UAE: For UAE, Airtel is offering recharge packs priced at Rs. 646, Rs. 2,996 and Rs. 3,997.
(Airtel is offering 500 MB free data under the Rs. 646 plan)
Vodafone India, on Monday also has joined hands with Visa to offer discount on international roaming plans. Vodafone postpaid customers who use their Visa travel prepaid card, can now get discounts of Rs. 500 to Rs. 750 on Vodafone i-RoamFREE packs with 10 days and 28 days validity, said the telecom operator in a press release.
Last month, Reliance Jio announced three unlimited packs for international roaming subscribers. The three packs are priced at Rs. 575, Rs. 2,875 and Rs. 5,751 and will come with validity periods of one day, seven days and 30 days respectively.