IDEA Cellular introduces ‘Unlimited GPRS’ plan for mobile internet users in Mumbai

After the success of its recent, affordable and unique tariff plans for voice services, IDEA Cellular, the pan-India mobile operator has now introduced a breakthrough plan for data services, offering unlimited internet usage for mobile subscribers in Mumbai. Now mobile subscribers can surf the internet, chat, connect with friends and relatives on social networking sites, email etc. for just Rs. 98.

With the growth in availability of affordable GPRS enabled handsets, mobile data services is set to increase in popularity and usage. Over 1.5 million IDEA subscribers and other mobile internet users in Mumbai can now access GPRS services for as low as Rs. 98 for a period of 30 days.

Those who wish to access GPRS services for limited period, can go for Rs. 8 per day plan, offering free usage for up to 70 MB download. The daily plan would remain active, until deactivated by the user, and charges of Rs. 5 per MB will apply for download beyond 70 MB limit.

Mr. Sashi Shankar, Chief Operating Officer – Mumbai, IDEA Cellular said, “Large number of mobile users are now accessing data services on their phones. IDEA has taken the lead to address this growing demand by introducing consumer friendly and flexible tariff plans which will give a new dimension to mobile experience for users in Mumbai. IDEA’s new unlimited GPRS plan will help the large youth community and small entrepreneurs – who are heavy users of mobile internet, or wish to access GPRS services on their handsets – to choose plans as per their usage”.