Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has launched a new prepaid pack called as BSNL IPL Prepaid Pack 248 for all users in India. The plan is applicable on the pan-India basis. This new plan is an answer of BSNL towards the Jio IPL prepaid plan 251 that the company has recently launched for its users. In this new plan, users will get 153GB data which is enough to stream two live matches per day. Here are the full details of the BSNL IPL Prepaid plan 248. Check it out.
BSNL IPL Prepaid Pack 248
The new plan directly competes with the Jio 251 pack. But in terms of data, the BSNL pack, 248 is better than the Jio Plan. In the 248 plan of BSNL, the state-run telecom operator is offering whooping 153GB 3g/4G data to its users. Although BSNL does not have 4G connectivity in all circles but in Kerala BSNL 4G is available. So, BSNL users in Kerala will enjoy the 4g speed of BSNL with this pack.
The daily data usage limit in the BSNL 248 plan is 3GB. comparing it with the Jio plan, it is 1GB extra. But the worst thing is the connectivity. In terms of connectivity, BSNL lacks behind Jio. But still, it is a plus point of BSNL that it is giving 1GB extra data as compared to Jio IPL Plan 251.
The validity of the plan is 51 days. IPL live matches will begin from 7th April and will end on May 27. According to BSNL, this is a limited period offers and users can recharge their numbers in between April 7 to April 30th, 2018.
There are no free calls in the BSNL 248 plan. The company didn’t mention any free calls in the pack. BSNL users will have to settle down with the 3G data in this pack. But users in Kerala circle can experience the BSNL 4G.
Jio IPL Pack Or BSNL IPL Pack – Which One is Best?
In terms of data BSNL Plan 248 is best because it is giving 3GB data per day and the Jio plan 251 offers 2GB data per day. Both the plans come with a validity of 51 days. Jio is 4G while BSNL is 3G. Jio plan also offers free calls (not mentioned in the plan but all plans of Jio comes bundled with free calls so it can be expected).