Jio, Airtel, Vi, BSNL all new recharge plans announced in December 2021

Jio, Airtel, Vi, BSNL new prepaid recharge plans announced in December 2021 range from Rs 99 all the way up to Rs 2,999.

Highlights
  • Almost all the leading telcos in India announced a price hike in their prepaid recharge plans recently.
  • The tariff hike was announced in November, but came into effect in December.
  • Here are the recharge plans announced in December by Jio, Airtel, Vi, and BSNL.

Back in November, the Indian telecom segment witnessed yet another price increase, as the three leading telecom companies – Jio, Airtel, and Vi – announced an increase in the pricing of their respective prepaid recharge plans. The prepaid tariff hike, which was announced in November, came into effect in December. In addition to revised recharge plans, Jio, Airtel, Vi, and BSNL also introduced new prepaid recharge plans in India. Today, we have listed down all the prepaid recharge plans announced by the leading telcos in India in December 2021. So, without waiting any further, let’s get started.

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New prepaid recharge plans announced in December 2021

1. Vi

Vodafone India (VI) launched four new prepaid recharge plans in India in December 2021 right after it announced an increase in the pricing of its prepaid recharge plans. The telco unveiled its Rs 155, Rs 239, Rs 666, and Rs 599 prepaid recharge plans in the country.

Vi Rs 155 prepaid recharge plan: Vi’s Rs 155 prepaid recharge plan is its cheapest offering as of now. The plan comes with 1GB of high-speed data, unlimited free calling, 300SMS, and a validity of 24 days.

Vi Rs 239 prepaid recharge plan: With the Vi Rs 239 prepaid recharge plan, users get 1GB of high-speed 4G data per day, 100 SMS per day, truly unlimited voice calling, and a validity of 24 days.

Vi Rs 666 prepaid recharge plan: The Vi Rs 666 prepaid recharge plan provides the user with a truly unlimited voice calling, 1.5GB high-speed daily data, 100SMS per day, ‘Binge All Night’ feature, which allows for unlimited data usage between 12 midnight and 6am, weekend data rollover, Vi Movies and TV, and up to 2GB of backup data per month. The pack comes with 77 days validity.

Vi Rs 699 prepaid recharge plan: Lastly, Vi introduced its Rs 699 prepaid recharge plan. With this recharge plan, one gets to enjoy 3GB of high-speed daily data, 100 free SMS per day, truly unlimited voice calling, ‘Binge All Night’ feature, which allows for unlimited data usage between 12 midnight and 6am, weekend data rollover, Vi Movies and TV, and up to 2GB of backup data per month. The plan comes with a validity of 56 days.

Alongside these newly unveiled plans, the telco has introduced updated pricing for its existing recharge plans. Here’s the list:

Vi Rs 99 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 79): Vi Rs 99 recharge plan comes with Rs 99 worth talktime, 200MB high-speed date, 1p/sec voice tariff, and 28 days validity.

Vi Rs 179 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 149): Vi Rs 179 recharge plan offers unlimited voice calls, 300 SMS, 2GB of high-speed data, and 28 days validity.

Vi Rs 269 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 219): Vi Rs 269 recharge plan comes with unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 1GB of high-speed daily data, and 28 days validity.

Vi Rs 299 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 249): Vi Rs 299 recharge plan comes with unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 1.5GB of high-speed daily data, and 28 days validity.

Vi Rs 359 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 299): Vi Rs 359 recharge plan provides unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 2GB of high-speed daily data, and 28 days validity.

Vi Rs 479 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 399): Vi Rs 479 recharge plan provides unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 1.5GB of high-speed daily data, and 56 days validity.

Vi Rs 539 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 449): Vi Rs 539 recharge plan provides unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 2GB of high-speed daily data, and 56 days validity.

Vi Rs 459 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 379): Vi Rs 459 recharge plan provides unlimited voice calls, 1,000 SMS, 6GB of high-speed data, and 84 days validity.

Vi Rs 719 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 599): Vi Rs 719 recharge plan comes with unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 1.5GB of high-speed daily data, and 84 days validity.

Vi Rs 839 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 699): Vi Rs 839 recharge plan includes unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 2GB of high-speed daily data, and 84 days validity.

Vi Rs 1,799 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 1,499): Vi Rs 1,799 recharge plan includes unlimited voice calls, 3,600 SMS, 24GB high-speed data, and 365 days validity.

Vi Rs 2,899 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 2,399): Vi Rs 2,899 recharge plan includes unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS per day, 1.5GB of high-speed daily data, and 365 days validity.

2. Airtel

Airtel announced its Rs 666 pack in India in December. The Airtel Rs 666 prepaid recharge plan comes with 1.5GB of high-speed daily data, unlimited voice calls made to any network, and 100 free SMS per day. On top of the newly announced prepaid plans, Airtel also increased the pricing of its existing prepaid recharge plans. Here’s the list:

Airtel Rs 99 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 79): The Rs 99 prepaid recharge plan comes with 28 days validity, 99 minutes talktime, 200MB data, and 1p/sec voice tariff.

Airtel Rs 179 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 149): With the Rs 179 prepaid recharge plan, one gets unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/day, 2GB high-speed 4G data, and 28 days validity.

Airtel Rs 265 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 219): The Rs 265 prepaid recharge plan by Vi comes with 28 days validity, unlimited voice calling, 100 SMS/day, and 1GB daily high-speed data.

Airtel Rs 299 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 249): Airtel Rs 299 prepaid recharge plan offers 28 days validity, 1.5GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 359 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 298): Airtel Rs 359 prepaid recharge plan comes with 28 days validity, 2GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 479 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 399): Airtel Rs 479  prepaid recharge plan has 56 days validity, 1.5GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 549 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 449): Airtel Rs 549 prepaid recharge plan comes with 56 days validity, 2GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 455 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 379): Airtel Rs 455 prepaid recharge plan offers 84 days of validity, 6GB of total high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 719 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 598): The rather expensive Airtel Rs 719 prepaid recharge plan has 84 days validity, 1.5GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 839 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 698): Airtel Rs 839 prepaid recharge plan provides users with 84 days validity, 2GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 1,799 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 1,498): Airtel Rs 1,799 prepaid recharge plan comes with a year-long validity, has a total of 24GB of high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

Airtel Rs 2,999 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 2,498): Airtel Rs 2,999 prepaid recharge plan, the most expensive plan by the telco, comes with 365 days validity, 2GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS/day, and unlimited voice calling.

3. BSNL

BSNL announced a new Rs 187 prepaid recharge plan in India in December 2021. The BSNL Rs 187 prepaid recharge plan comes with 28 days validity, unlimited calls to any network, 100 free SMS per day to any network, and 2GB of high-speed daily data. Once the 2GB data cap reaches, the internet speed is throttled at 80kbps.

4. Reliance Jio

Much like other private telcos, Reliance Jio also introduced a price hike and its new prepaid recharge plan pricing as well. Here’s the list of the Reliance Jio prepaid recharge plans introduced in December 2021:

Reliance Jio Rs 155 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 129): Reliance Jio Rs 155 recharge plan comes with 28 days validity, 2GB of high-speed data, 300 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 179 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 149): Reliance Jio Rs 179 recharge plan comes with 28 days validity, 1GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 239 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 199): Reliance Jio Rs 239 recharge plan features 28 days validity, 1.5GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 299 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 249): Reliance Jio Rs 299 recharge plan features 28 days validity, 2GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 479 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 399): Reliance Jio Rs 479 recharge plan offers 56 days validity, 1.5GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 533 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 444): Reliance Jio Rs 533 recharge plan comes with 56 days validity, 2GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 395 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 329): Reliance Jio Rs 396 recharge plan offers a whopping 84-day validity,  has 6GB high-speed data, 1000 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 666 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 555): Reliance Jio Rs 666 recharge plan comes with 84 days validity, 1.5GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 719 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 599): Reliance Jio Rs 719 recharge plan comes with 84 days validity, 2GB high-speed daily data, 100 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 1,559 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 1,299): Reliance Jio Rs 1,559 recharge plan is a yearly plan with 24GB of high-speed data, 3,600 SMS, and unlimited voice calling.

Reliance Jio Rs 2,879 prepaid recharge plan (earlier Rs 2,399): Reliance Jio Rs 2,879 prepaid recharge plan is the telco’s top-of-the-line recharge plan with 365 days validity, 2GB daily high-speed data, 100 SMS per day, and unlimited voice calling.