Jio to Raise Mobile Service Rates by 12-27% from July 3, Limits Free 5G Access

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New Delhi: India’s leading telecom company, Jio, has announced a significant increase in mobile recharge rates, ranging from 12% to 27%, effective July 3. This move comes after a gap of approximately two and a half years since the last rate revision.

Key Points:

  1. Rate Hike Details:
  • The lowest recharge price will now be Rs 19, up by 25% from the previous Rs 15 for the 1 GB data ‘add-on-pack.’
  • The 75 GB postpaid data plan cost will rise from Rs 399 to Rs 449.
  • The popular Rs 666 unlimited plan, with an 84-day validity, will see a 20% increase, now priced at Rs 799.
  1. Annual Recharge Plans:
  • Annual recharge plans will also be affected, with prices rising by 20-21%.
  • The Rs 1,559 plan will now cost Rs 1,899, and the Rs 2,999 plan will increase to Rs 3,599.
  1. 5G Access Changes:
  • Currently, subscribers with plans priced above Rs 239 enjoy unlimited free 5G service.
  • Other customers can access unlimited 5G by topping up their plan with a Rs 61 voucher.
  1. Industry Innovation and Investment:
  • Reliance Jio Infocomm Chairman Akash M Ambani emphasized that the rate hike is a strategic step toward advancing industry innovation.
  • The company aims to promote environmentally friendly growth through investments in 5G and AI technology.
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  1. Effective Date:
  • The new plans will take effect from July 3, 2024, and customers can choose them from existing touchpoints and channels.

Stay informed as Jio adapts to changing market dynamics and continues to provide cutting-edge services to its subscribers.