JioPhone and JioInteract were highly commended under The Social Contribution and Innovation Award categories, respectively.
"The time duration of alert for an incoming voice call, which is neither answered nor rejected by the called party, shall be thirty seconds for Cellular Mobile Telephone Service and sixty seconds for Basic Telephone Service," Trai said in an amendment to quality of service norms for basic telephone service and cellular mobile telephone service.
Jio has separately written to Prasad opposing any bailout to telecom companies at taxpayer's expense and asserted the COAI should not be considered an association representing the industry.
According to the comparison chart of JioPhone tariff with one month plan of its competition in Reliance Jio statement, the Rs 75 plan is higher than around Rs 65 being charged by some of the operators.
Bharti Airtel network recorded average download speed of 8.3 mbps in September. It was followed by Vodafone with 6.9 mbps and Idea Cellular with 6.4 mbps download speed.
Sources said that the payments came in before the due date.
The All-in-One days e recharge plans consists of four packs with the basic one starting at Rs 222 with a validity of 28 days and goes upto Rs 555 which is valid for 84 days.
To make Digital India more than just a slogan, every stakeholder needs to be on the same page. Sticking to age-old technologies and associated rules only create hindrances towards advancement.
As per TRAI report, the subscriber base stands at 95.84 lakhs as of August, the company said in a statement.
Any change in implementation of original timeline of January 1, 2020 will end the free voice regime and is likely to increase tariffs which is against consumer interest, Jio claimed.
Jio's operating revenue increased 33.7 percent to Rs 12,354 crore in Q2 from Rs 9,240 crore in the corresponding quarter of 2018-19.
Among the losers were, Vodafone Idea 49.56 lakh customers, followed by Bharti Airtel 5.61 lakh mobile subscribers, BSNL 2.36 lakh, MTNL 6,701 and Reliance Communications 63 users.
Reliance Jio has accused old operators including Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea of 'illegally' masquerading wire-line numbers as mobile numbers for 'undue enrichment' and has exhorted Trai to slap 'severest penalty' on them for violating regulations and licensing norms.
Reliance Jio recently announced that it will be charging an additional 6 paise per minute for calls made by its users to any non-Jio mobile number.
Jio's scathing attack comes at a time when the industry has, once again, turned into a virtual battleground with incumbent operators and the latest entrant clashing over call connect charges.
Jio alleged that any deferment of sunset clause for inter-operator termination charges will end up rewarding "designed defaulters" who have deliberately stayed away from new and efficient technologies.
The bot, which can be can be accessed via a 4G phone call, is expected to revolutionize customer support as it brings an end to current customer pain points such as endless call-hold music or seemingly never ending IVR wait-times.
For every IUC top-up of Rs 10, the users will get 1 GB of data free and the amount of free data keeps increasing proportionately with the top-up amount.
"Moreover, spectrum should be made continuously available to the industry between the two auctions at the price determined during the last auction," Reliance Jio Infocomm board member Mahendra Nahata said at the India Mobile Congress 2019.
The IUC regime is an incentive for incumbents to keep providing outdated 2G services and avoid shifting to full VoLTE 4G networks
It is time India’s telecom regulator takes a stand to stick to its decisions, deferring it only raises doubts
If Digital India must be more than just a slogan, the telecom regulator and the government should keep their word. By doing so they will be sending the message that they are pro-consumer, pro-technology and anti-subsidy for those who don’t deserve it.
Interconnect Usage Charge is the cost paid by one mobile telecom operator to another, when its customers make outgoing mobile calls to the other operator’s customers.