Idea Cellular yesterday said it has partnered mobile classifieds firm Quikr and Opera Software to offer mobile data through “sponsored web passes” to over 137 million customers of the telecom operator in the country. Also Read - Here is how fraudsters are trying to cheat OLX and Quikr users
The tri-partnership is aimed at enabling more Indians to get online and experience the power of the internet on their mobile phones, the first such initiative in South Asia, a statement said. Also Read - Reliance Jio offers Rs 2,200 cashback on refurbished 4G smartphones from Quikr Bazaar
Such a pass offers one-time access to the Internet and is aimed at those who do not want to invest in monthly data plans. The “Sponsored Web Pass” will offer Idea subscribers free 10 MB usage for a day. Also Read - Vivaldi 2.0 brings sync, floating side panels, and 'over 1,500 improvements'