New Super-beneficiary scheme to poor! Central Government plans to give 2.5 Crore mobile phones and 90 Lakh tablets for free. Government has allocated Rs 7,860 crore for issuing 2.5 crore mobile phones and 90 lakh tablets for free.
News says, free mobile phones and tablets will be started to issue from 2014-2015 and this plan will be carried out over next four years period. This plan is started in name of building the digital world in the country even with poor.
One more super-beneficiary news is, they get bundled offer where phone connection charges is absolutely free for first two years. A person who get benefited by this scheme should pay Rs.300 only one time where user gets 30 minutes of talk time, 30 text messages and 30 Mb of data usage free per month under this scheme. Only rural people will get benefited by this scheme.
Similarly, Central Governments plans to provide tablets to the students of classes XI and XII. But this scheme has been allocated for both urban and rural people. For this free issue tablets, data card connection is free for two years. Along with this offer, 75 minutes talk time, 75 SMS and 500 MB data usage every month free.
Department of telecommunication (DoT) announced this scheme and it will implemented by Government Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. Mobile phone scheme is applicable for one people from each family as per the guidelines of Central Government. Tablet scheme is applicable for XI and XII students studying in Government schools who are not receiving any other similar schemes.