Reliance Jio Diwali Dhamaka: new ₹1,699 plan, cashback, JioPhone offers and more

Reliance Jio Diwali Dhamaka: new ₹1,699 plan, cashback, JioPhone offers and more

Rounak Jain

Indian telecom operator Reliance Jio has announced its Diwali Dhamaka Offer, joining the likes of Amazon and Flipkart to announce special offers this festive season. The telco has announced a new annual plan, cashback offers, wallet offers and more.

Jio ₹1,699 plan

Starting with the annual plan, Reliance Jio has announced a new ₹1,699 plan under which it is offering 1.5GB 4G data per day along with unlimited local and STD voice calls, 100 SMS per day and complimentary access to Jio's suite of apps. This plan comes with a validity of 365 days, brining the plan's cost per month to ₹142. The plan offers a total of 547.5GB 4G data over the 365 days period.

If we compare this to other plans of the company, the company's popular ₹399 plan comes at a monthly cost of ₹144 after adjusting for 365 days, making the ₹1699 plan slightly cheaper.

Jio Diwali 100% cashback

Reliance Jio is providing 100% cashback on all recharges done till November 30 on plans above ₹100. This cashback will be provided in the form of Reliance Digital coupons worth the same amount as the recharge. However, these vouchers need to be redeemed at a Reliance Digital outlet on a minimum purchase of ₹5,000.

The offer is applicable on the ₹149, ₹198, ₹299, ₹349, ₹398, ₹399, ₹448, ₹449, ₹498, ₹509, ₹799, ₹999, ₹1699, ₹1999, ₹4999 and ₹9999 plans. If a user recharges with the newly launched ₹1,699 plan, he will get three vouchers worth ₹500 and one voucher worth ₹200 however, only one voucher can be redeemed per order. These vouchers are valid till 31 December 2018.

Jio ₹2,200 cashback

Reliance Jio has also announced a cashback of ₹2,200 in the form of 44 vouchers worth ₹50 each. To avail this offer, a user needs to recharge his new 4G phone with either the ₹198 plan or the ₹299 plan.

Additionally, Reliance Jio has partnered with wallets such as Paytm, PhonePe, Amazon and MobiKwik to offer a cashback of up to ₹300 on recharges done using these wallets.

JioPhone offers

Reliance Jio has also announced the JioPhone Gift card as part of the JioPhone Monsoon Hungama Exchange Offer. Under this, users can purchase a gift card of ₹1,095 and get a JioPhone and 6 months of unlimited voice and data by exchanging their old feature phone.

If you are looking to buy the JioPhone 2, the company is offering a cashback of ₹200 on purchasing the device from Paytm.