Even BSNL is into the game now. Recently, the state-run telecom service provider BSNL has announced an IPL special recharge pack for its prepaid mobile subscribers. This new plan of ₹248 has been unveiled to provide users with 153GB of data. This one comes with a validity period of 51 days that is when the IPL cricket tournament would be on. BSNL has in fact added, regarding this pack to be beneficial for subscribers who wish to stream live IPL matches. Notably, this new BSNL offer has a FUP limit of 3GB per day. Also, this is a limited period offer and would be available across India, from April 7 to April 30.
Notably, this IPL special offer by BSNL comes right after Reliance Jio has launched its cricket pack and Hotstar announced its all-sports pack. The Jio ₹251 recharge pack offers a total of 102GB of data and also comes with a validity of 51 days and Hotstar’s new ‘All Sports Pack’ subscription can be availed at ₹299 a year. Notably, Hotstar also has the digital streaming rights for IPL cricket matches. Also, while Jio has an exclusive pack for live streaming lives IPL cricket matches, that offered by Hotstar would let people stream all sports matches live including cricket, kabbadi, tennis, etc.
But, notably here, at ₹248 for 153 Gb, BSNL is offering cheapest data in the market. The state-run firm BSNL, however, has an only 3G network across India while Jio‘s offer is for 4G service.