Vodafone Idea, a telecom company that is heading for bankruptcy with an octave, has made sensational proposals. In addition to the financial loss, AGR is also seeking to make some amendments to the mobile data and call charges, which is further compounded by the controversy over the payment of dues. It wants to increase data charges by at least 7 times and call charges by 8 times. A letter to the telecommunications department was sent to this extent. Vodafone Idea users were shocked
The mobile data charge is Rs. Vodafone Idea, in its letter to Dot, said the outgoing calling charge should be fixed at 6 paise per minute (apart from the monthly charge) of Rs 35 (currently Rs 4-5 per GB). The minimum monthly connection fee is Proposed to be kept as 50s. The proposed rates will be implemented from April 1 to help pay the AGR dues. Declining market share and paying AGR dues to the government have exposed the company’s financial woes, including heavy losses, in the past few weeks.
The Vodafone Idea government has to pay for AGR dues. Total Rs. 53,000 crores. The company has already paid Rs. Of this, Rs 7000 crore is the original amount. On the other hand, the arrears have been granted three years for the payment of arrears and 18 years for the payment of dues, official sources said. Vodafone Idea, Airtel and Jio have already raised tariffs.