Reliance Communications (RCom) on Thursday announced that it is introducing its ‘Free Facebook Fridays’ offer for its prepaid GSM subscribers.
The company’s new offer permits all Reliance prepaid GSM subscribers to get to the mainstream access to the social networking websites without needing to stress over data charges, account balance or reducing of data balance from their favored data pack, as per Anil Ambani-possessed Rcom.
“The offer allows Reliance customers to access the social networking site Facebook without data charges or deductions from their preferred data pack,” the company said in a statement.
“With this offer, we believe customers will get an opportunity to connect in an unhindered way; experience the benefits of unfettered Net access, and drive data adoption and Internet penetration in the country,” Gurdeep Singh, chief executive Consumer Business at RCom said.
To an extensive fragment of subscribers, “We will use this offer as a pack-free stepping stone into the Internet space, and then upgrade their Internet usage through data packs,” the Reliance communication said.
“Such initiatives by Reliance Communications help make the Internet affordable and get more people to access the Internet in India,” said Kevin D’souza, Head of Growth and Mobile Partnerships, Facebook.