Airtel launches Rs 179 pre-paid plan with life insurance cover

Bharti Airtel has launched a new pre-paid plan for Rs 179 with life insurance cover of Rs 2 lakh.
Airtel business customersAirtel’s new pre-paid bundle offers unlimited calling to any network, 2 GB data, 300 SMS along with a term life cover of Rs 2 lakh from Bharti AXA Life Insurance. The pack has a validity of 28 days.

The pack is designed to serve entry level smartphone users and feature phone users in semi-urban and rural markets.

“Our pre-paid re-charge plan with built-in term insurance plans have got positive response from customers and this has encouraged us to take the solution even deeper to the masses,” said Shashwat Sharma, chief marketing officer of Bharti Airtel.

The insurance cover is available to all customer aged 18-54 years and requires no paperwork or medical test. The policy or Certificate of Insurance will be delivered digitally and a physical copy of the insurance can be provided on request.

The entire process is digitally delivered in a matter of few minutes at any Airtel retail store or on Airtel Thanks app. Airtel has over one million retail outlets, and its mobile network covers over 786,000 non-census towns and villages across India.