IDEA Cellular, the largest mobile operator in Kerala, has unveiled a bouquet of offers for its subscribers in the state, on the festive occasion of Onam and Ramzan. IDEA has launched a range of tariff vouchers offering more value for its prepaid and postpaid customers who wish to call their friends and family members in other parts of the country, and outside India, during the festive season.
For its prepaid subscribers who wish to make ISD calls to their friends and relatives, IDEA has launched three attractive & affordable mega vouchers priced at Rs. 32, 102 and 786. The Rs. 32 and Rs. 102 mega vouchers with talk time of Rs. 20 and 92.48 (dedicated Gulf talk time) respectively, offer ISD rate of Rs. 3.99 per 30 seconds for calls made to UAE, Saudi Arabia & Bahrain, and Rs. 4.75 per 30 seconds for calls to other Gulf countries. The Rs. 786 mega voucher comes with full talk time of Rs. 786 with no validity restriction, and offers ISD call rate of just Rs. 7.86 per minute for calls made to UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain. All the three mega vouchers come with tariff validity of one month.
Additionally for its prepaid customers, IDEA has introduced a wide bouquet of mega vouchers priced at Rs. 75, 111 and 155 offering full talk time and validity of 3, 5 & 7 days, respectively. Another new mega voucher priced at Rs. 175 offers talk time of Rs. 75 and local calls to all mobile and fixed line networks at just 60 paisa per minute, for a period of one year.
For its postpaid customers in Kerala, IDEA has announced two attractive add-on packs priced at Rs. 75 and 100, for making calls to Gulf countries during the festive season. While both offer ISD tariff of Rs. 3.99 per 30 seconds for calls made to UAE, Saudi Arabia & Bahrain, and Rs. 6.99 per minute for calls to other Gulf countries; the Rs. 100 voucher also comes with an additional benefit of STD tariff of just Rs. 1 per minute.
Announcing the offers, Mr. B. Ramakrishna, Chief Operating Officer – Kerala, IDEA Cellular said, “Keeping in mind the large volume of calls made to the Middle East around the festive season, we have designed a bouquet of offerings for IDEA subscribers in Kerala. The wide range of mega vouchers will offer more value to both our prepaid and postpaid subscribers, who want to wish their friends and relatives outside and within the country, on the occasion of Onam and Ramzan.”
IDEA subscribers who wish to avail the new offers can purchase the tariff vouchers from retail outlets, My Idea Stores and Idea Points across the state, starting September 1, 2009.