Free Incoming on National Roaming from 1 April: Idea Cellular
Indian Telecom Company, Idea Cellular on sunday announced that it will start providing free roaming facility on incoming calls to customers in the country from April 1. The network operator has also unveiled, with immediate effect, a range of international roaming value packs with unlimited incoming calls and bundled outgoing voice calls, SMS and data to international travellers visiting popular destinations overseas.
“Starting April 1 2017, Idea will offer free incoming calls to all its customers roaming anywhere in India,” an Idea release said. “The company is announcing, effective now, a range of International Roaming value packs with unlimited incoming calls and large amount of bundled outgoing voice calls, SMS and data to international travellers visiting popular destinations overseas.”
Mobile data tariffs and data pack benefits of the home circle would be available while roaming in India, while outgoing calls and SMSes would be at “affordable rates” while on domestic roaming, the company said. For international travellers, Idea has introduced roaming value packs with free bundled usage of up to 400 outgoing minutes, 100 SMSes per day, large data volume and unlimited incoming calls.