In one of the most surprising announcements the Reliance Industries Head Honcho Mr. Mukesh Ambani has offered the new prime membership plan for the existing and new customers who enrolls for the scheme on or before 31st March 2017. According to Mr. Ambani, the existing members will keep enjoying the benefits of the Happy New Year Scheme for another one year while the new members who enroll on or before 31st March will also be eligible to be a part of this scheme with the nominal one-time fees of Rs. 99 and Rs. 303 thereon for each month to take the benefit of all the existing offers. The announcement has come as a relief to the other major mobile operators in a country like Idea and Airtel, who have welcomed the move of Mr. Ambani.
The JIO Cellular Services which was launched in the month of September 2017 had captivated the mobile users across the country and everybody started enrolling for the same. This resulted in the businesses of the other operators getting affected. However, this move also resulted into the curbing the competition down and many mobile operators have come down with their tariff plans giving the advantage to the consumers. Although, none of the competitors were happy about the move that Mr. Ambani made but had left with no options since it was pushed into the market as an introductory offer. Today JIO has 100 million customers and its growing.
According to the sources, the end of JIO introductory offer has given a big relief to all major mobile operators in the country, said the sources. The relief may not be very big since once again Mr. Ambani has played his trump card by offering the unlimited internet and calls for just Rs. 303 per month which virtually no other operators can afford to offer at the moment. Mr. Ambani made an announcement of the custom made the program for the JIO which will come into the effect from 1st April 2017 and will go on until 31st March 2018.
According to the new custom made a program, JIO will provide unlimited internet under the “New Year Plan” for the one time fees of Rs. 99 and monthly fees of Rs. 303 thereon every month for the next 12 months. But according to Mr. Ambani, this scheme will only be valid for the existing customers or the customers enrolling on or before 31st March. “Today I would like to announce the Custom Made program called “JIO Prime Membership” program only for the current JIO customers and customers who join us on or before the 31st March this year. All of this JIO member can enroll for Prime Membership for a full year for the one-time nominal fees of Rs. 99. The enrolment will start from the 1st March 2017 and will remain open until 31st March 2017,” Said Mr. Ambani adding that “The JIO Prime Members will be eligible for some amazing benefits.
- The JIO Prime Member can continue enjoying the unlimited benefits that they have got used to during the JIO New Year Offer for another 12 months until 31st March 2018.
- Only the JIO Primer Members will get the benefit of this offer at rock bottom price of only Rs. 303 per month, effectively just Rs. 10 per day for another full year.
Mr. Ambani further continued saying, “Today is a historic day, JIO laughed its services on September 5th, 2016 and today just 170 days later JIO has crossed the 100 million customers Mark. A heartfelt thank you to each and every of our customers from JIO.”Looking at the JIO Prime Membership Offers the other service providers also have decided to offer the attractive packages to their customers, said the sources. (please check the details in our next post)