Reliance Jio will also offer data benefits valued at ₹700.
For first seven recharges that the customer does, Jio will additionally add ₹99 worth of data
Reliance Jio today announced a special one-time offer called the JioPhone Diwali 2019 Offer. Jio is making the JioPhone available for a special price of only ₹699 as against the current price of Rs. 1500 during the festive season of Dussehra and Diwali. "This is a clear saving of over Rs. 800 without any special conditions like having to exchange your old phone," Reliance Jio said in a statement.
For JioPhone customers who join Jio through the Diwali 2019 offer, Jio will offer data benefits valued at ₹700. For first seven recharges that the customer does, Jio will additionally add ₹99 worth of data.
The savings of ₹800 on the JioPhone and the ₹700 worth of data, totals to a benefit of ₹1,500 on every JioPhone.
Mukesh Ambani, chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries, said: “Jio will ensure that no Indian is deprived of affordable Internet and the fruits of the Digital Revolution. By offering the ‘JioPhone Diwali Gift’, we are making an investment of ₹1,500 towards bringing every new person from the Bottom of the Economic Pyramid into the Internet Economy."