Reliance Jio announces Diwali offer; to give 100% cashback to users
NEW DELHI: It’s festive season. And it’s raining deals, discounts and offers for customers. After e-commerce companies, now telecom operators too have started rolling out Diwali offers for their customers. To begin with, the Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio has announced ‘festive bonanza with new plan and 100% cashback offer’. Under the new plan, Reliance Jio is giving 100% cashback to its subscribers across a range of tariff plans.
The new offers introduced by the company can be availed from October 18 to November 30, 2018. However, the cashback coupons given to the users can be used till December 31, 2018. As part of this offer, the company has introduced a new plan with long validity. The service provider has rolled out a plan of Rs 1,699 which is an year long plan. Under the plan, the Reliance Jio users will get unlimited local and STD calling benefit with no FUP limit and 100 SMS per day.
The plan is valid for the period of 365 days and the subscribers will get a total of 547.5GB data in the plan. The data has a daily cap of 1.5GB. In case a user exhausts the daily data limit, then the speed of the internet will come down to 64kbps. Along with the data and calling benefit the users will also get free access to all the Jio Suite apps.
Another high point of the Diwali offer is the cashback scheme. The telco has announced that it will be giving 100% cashback to its users who will take the Rs 1,699 plan. The company will be giving the cashback in the form of coupons. For Rs 1,699, the Reliance Jio users will get three vouchers of Rs 500 each and one voucher of Rs 200. The customers can use these coupons at any Reliance Digital or Reliance Digital Xpress Mini stores on a minimum purchase of Rs 5000.
The same offer of 100% cashback is all available on other plans of Reliance Jio which include — Rs 149, Rs 198, Rs 299, Rs 349, Rs 398, Rs 399, Rs 448, Rs 449 Rs 498, Rs 509, Rs 799, Rs 999, Rs 1999, Rs 4999 and Rs 9999.
It is interesting to note that the company has clearly mentioned the list of items which are not part of offer. This means that you cannot purchase any of the below mentioned items under the offer. The items exempted from the offer include smartphones from Xiaomi and Samsung, tablets from Samsung and external hard drives from Seagate, WD, Sony and Lenovo.