“How to Get Free Internet During Lockdown?”– This question was striking the minds of many Indians since the time the Government imposed a 21 day lockdown in the whole country due to COVID-19 virus.
Jio has listened to the demands of the Indians and has come up with an exclusive offer to provide free basic broadband to users across the country through Jio Fibre. The service will however be available only for new customers and not applicable to the old customers of Jio fibre.
Reliance Jio is owned by Mukesh Ambani and it is known to offer lightning fast internet speeds across the country through its Fibre Cable network.
So here we tell you, how to avail the offer and get the connection.
How to Get Free Internet by Jio: FAQs
1. What is the Jio Fibre Free Internet Offer?
Due to the COVID-19 Lockdown, Jio has decided to come up with a basic free broadband connectivity plan to ensure everyone stays connected while being at home. Under this offer, Jio will provide all new users, a 10Mbps Unlimited broadband plan.
The area from which the consumer is applying must be geographically feasible.
There will be no service charge for the next 30 days however an installation charge of Rs. 1000 along with a Home Gateway refundable security deposit of Rs. 1500 will be charged from the users.
2. What happens when I consume the 100 GB data, does my service stop?
No, you can continue to use unlimited internet post 100GB at 10 Mbps. The speed for this unlimited internet will be 1 Mbps, which is enough to run even videos on a device.
3. What all service are part of this offer?
This service provides basic broadband without any service charge.
4. Can I make Voice calls after doing a JioFiber recharge?
Yes, to use voice or any other services such as apps, video calling, TV calling and conferencing, games, etc. you can do any Jio recharge starting Bronze and start using the service of your choice. You may also do a recharge to upgrade to the plan or speed of your choice.
5. Is this also available as a recharge?
No, this is only for new customers and not applicable to existing customers of Jio Fibre.
6. How do I get higher speed with this connection?
This plan comes with a speed of 10 Mbps. For higher speed you will have to opt for other recharges available on Jio.com & MyJio.
7. How to check geographical feasibility and apply for the connection?
The feasibility for the connection can be checked by visiting this link. If your area is eligible you can proceed with applying the connection on the same link.