Cellphone rapid messaging service provider, WhatsApp, has combined with Indian telecom company Airtel to offer customers a personalized data plan for WhatsApp use.
The feature is readily available to both the 2G and 3G online subscribers plus is charged near the rate of Rs 36 and Rs 49, based on on the service area. It will certainly offer 200MB every month data allowance purely for Whatsapp use. To be able to turn on the plan, customers need to SMS the keyword ‘Whatsapp’ to the number 121.
It is usually not the very first time that WhatsApp has registered with Indian telecom operators to provide specific plans. The service had formerly partnered Reliance Communications and Tata Docomo for offering WhatsApp specific data plans.
WhatsApp reports to have 50 million monthly active users in India, what a kind of is the greatest market for the messaging service provider. Concerning a fortnight back, WhatsApp had announced that it had half a billion active users, all around the world and has improved fastest in countries like Brazil, India, Mexico, and Russia, with users sharing more than 700 million photos and 100 million videos every single day.