BSNL announces Rs 299, Rs 399 and Rs 555 broadband plans
Ankita Chakravarti February 26, 2021
Bharat Sanchar Nigam has announced an interesting set of plans for broadband plans across selected circles in India. The plans that have been launched are Rs 299, Rs 399, and Rs 555 with a speed of 10mbps. The plans will go live on March 1. The plans are DSL broadband plans hence they would not be as fast as the BSNL's Bharat Fiber plans.
A report by TelecomTalk stated that BSNL has launched Rs 299, Rs 399, and Rs 555 prepaid plans in all circles except Andaman and Nicobar. The Rs 299 prepaid plan which is also called 100GB CUL offers 100GB of high-speed data at 10Mbps. Post exhausting the data, the speed of the internet would drop down to 2Mbps. The report further stated that the plan would only be available for six months post which the users will be upgraded to the Rs 399 broadband plan.
The Rs 399 broadband plan is also called 200GB CUL, the plan comes with 200GB high-speed data at 10Mbps. Once the limit is exhausted, the speed will reduce to 2mbps. The Rs 555 broadband plan comes with 500GB of data at 10Mbps speed. Post exhausting the data, the speed of the internet will be reduced to 2mbps.
To get the plans, the first-time users will have to pay a security deposit of Rs 500 for the Rs 299 and Rs 399 plans. The Rs 299 and Rs 555 plans can be bought by new and existing users. The broadband plans come with a free subscription to Yupp TV. Broadband had earlier launched two Rs 999 and Rs 1499 broadband plans.
The Rs 999 BSNL Fibre Premium broadband plan comes with 3300GB or 3.3 TB which offers a speed of 200 Mbps speed for Rs 999. Post exhausting the data, the speed is reduced to 2Mbps. This plan comes with a free premium membership to Disney+ Hotstar.
The Rs 1499 BSNL Fibre Premium broadband plan comes with 4000GB data which offers 300 Mbps of data. After the FUP limit is exhausted, the speed is reduced to 4 Mbps. This plan also comes with a free premium membership to DIsney+ Hotstar. These plans will be offered by BSNL in select circles with competition for a promotional period of 90 days.