Reliance Jio bill for Rs 27,718 ! How did this happen . Hoax ? Find out .
If you are using any social media sites like Facebook, YouTube, you would have surely come across this news circulating that Reliance Jio billed someone for Rs 27,718. Who is this someone , who got this massive bill ? Wasn’t it free until 31st December? What really happened, know full story.
The bill was issued to Mrs Ayunuddin Mondal of Kolkata circle. The bill shows November 20, 2016 as the last date and after the due date the penalty of Rs 1,100 would be charged.
According to the image of the fake bill, Ayunuddin Mondal from Kolkata is required to pay this ridiculously large amount on the account of using 554.38 GB of data and 44 minutes of voice calling.
Reliance Jio is offering free service for the duration of the Jio Welcome Offer (valid upto December 31), it is impossible for a user to receive any kind of bill. Even while the nicely photo-shopped bill would make you believe that it is real, it is absolutely fake.
You have nothing to worry about any kind of charges for using Reliance Jio services until 31st December.
Under Reliance Jio Welcome Offer all users get unlimited 4G Internet, with a data limit of 4GB a day – after which the speed is throttled to 128Kbps. Plus, Jio is offering unlimited voice calling (over VoLTE) throughout the country along with free national roaming.
For Jio users who now feel at ease knowing that the bill was fake, there is more good news. According to a Business Insider report, Reliance Jio will be extending the Welcome offer to March 2017 in an announcement expected to be made on December 28.