11 April 2017 Current Affairs: Reliance Jio,
its "Summer Surprise" offer recently after telecom regulator TRAI's recommendation
, is updating its tariff packs. Jio is "updating" its tariff packs "and will be soon introducing more exciting offers", as per the website of Reliance Industries' telecom arm - Reliance Jio Infocomm. After withdrawal of Jio's Summer Surprise scheme, the new telecom company could announce low tariffs which will keep the telecom industry
in a highly competitive
mode, according to some analysts. Until it withdrew its "Summer Surprise"
, Jio was offering under the scheme three months of "complimentary" service to members of its paid Prime service
on purchase of a recharge of Rs. 303
and above.The services were first beta-launched to Jio's partners and employees on 27 December 2015 on the eve of 83rd birth anniversary of late Dhirubhai Ambani, founder of Reliance Industries,
and later services were commercially launched on 5 September 2016.Founder
- Mr Mukesh AmbaniFounded
- commercially launched on 5 September 2016.