Vodafone Idea (Vi) customers may be shocked to know this news. Indeed, the company is considering increasing the tariff by 15 to 20 percent by the end of next year or early next year. According to a news, Vi is currently in loss and due to this decision can be taken.
According to the information received from the sources, telecom companies are waiting for the regulator to fix the floor price. Companies are willing to increase tariffs by 25 percent, but these increases are not possible at one time. In such a situation, tariff rates will be increased with time, currently the rates are uncertain.
Currently Vodafone charges Rs 119 per user, Airtel Rs 162 and Reliance Jio Rs 145 per user. Vi MD Ravinder Collision had indicated the price increase only after the second quarter results of the year. This is also necessary for the company as it has to pay the AGR installment.