BSNL to discontinue prepaid broadband plans and migrate existing users to postpaid: report

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is reportedly discontinuing all its prepaid broadband services in telecom circles. The prepaid broadband service is only available on the DSL (digital subscriber line) segment and subscribers have unlimited access to high-speed broadband Internet without monthly bills. It is reported that, due to the prepaid broadband subscriber base being very small, … Read more

Jio Fiber Postpaid Gets New Quarterly Broadband Plans Starting at Rs. 2,097

Jio Fiber has expanded its broadband portfolio by adding quarterly plans, as well as semiannual and annual offers for its postpaid customers. The launch comes a few months after the Internet service provider (ISP) introduced its semiannual and annual postpaid plans. Jio Fiber’s new quarterly postpaid broadband plans start at Rs. 2,097 and rises to … Read more

TRAI recommends 2 Mbps minimum broadband speed, asks government to pay 50 percent monthly fees for rural connections

India’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRAI) has released a series of recommendations to improve broadband connectivity in the country, and one of the main suggestions is to set the minimum download speed for broadband connectivity at 2 Mbps. That’s four times the existing minimum broadband speed of 512Kbps that the regulator had introduced in 2014 as … Read more