Idea Cellular has announced new tariff plans will offer local calls calls at 40paisa per minute and 50 paisa per minute for all STD calls on any mobile or landline network in the country and 100 local and national SMSes free per day. The first two local SMSes will be charged at 50 paisa each, to get the free SMS service activated. To avail this tariff, existing Idea subscribers can purchase a special voucher priced at Rs. 14, whereas new subscribers can get it for Rs.37, with a talktime of Rs.15.
Idea Cellular has also introduced a Pay Per Second plan offering all ISD, STD and Local calls chargeable on per second basis. This plan also offers 750 local SMSes free per day, after the first 3 SMS which will be charged at 60 paisa per SMS. Existing Idea subscribers in Chennai & Tamil Nadu can avail this plan through a recharge of Rs. 15, whereas new subscribers can recharge with Rs. 38 voucher, with a talktime of Rs.15.