Airtel has launched new affordable international roaming voice packs, ‘Foreign Pass’, for prepaid customers in India starting at Rs. 196. These voice call packs are available for most popular travel destinations (UAE, Nepal, Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia, USA, Qatar, Kuwait, Malaysia, Singapore, United Kingdom, Srilanka, Bahrain, China, Canada, Germany, Australia, Hong Kong, France, Netherlands and Thailand) and offer calling minutes for local calls and outgoing calls to India. Rs. 196 pack offers 20 minutes, followed by Rs. 296 for 40 minutes and Rs. 446 for 75 mins.
|Minutes (Local Outgoing, Incoming, Outgoing Back to India)||20 minutes||40 minutes||75 minutes|
|Validity||7 days||30 days||90 days|
Airtel said that these new packs have been designed to help address the problem of quick, short calls overseas without the hassle of buying local SIMs, as per research by the company. You can activate these IR Packs through My Airtel App, or the Airtel website: airtel.in/ir or nearest retailers.
Commenting on the launch, Vani Venkatesh, Chief Marketing Officer, Bharti Airtel said:
We are delighted to announce the launch of Airtel Foreign Pass – convenient prepaid International Roaming Recharges to keep our customers connected and tension free, even when traveling abroad. Happy to share that Airtel is the first telco in the country to have designed these value offers for prepaid customers. We will continue to focus on innovations to add to customer convenience and delight.