​Airtel Uganda is scrapping off some monthly data bundles of 350MB, 750MB, 1.5GB & 17GB. This new development will now leave only 9 monthly bundles out of the 13 that were offered prior to this announcement. The new changes are effective today of the 21st of October.

The announcement was made yesterday over SMS to all Airtel customers as saying

“Dear Customer, effective 21st Oct, we shall no longer offer monthly data bundles of 350MB, 750MB, 1.5GB &17GB. Please dial *175# to enjoy other offers. Thank you”, reads the message.

Airtel also took to its social media pages and announced the same to its clientele.

on facebook it wrote; 

# Airtees: Please note, that effective tomorrow 21st October 2016, the following bundles will not be availa for purchase. This is in a bid to offer you more value. *175# to select other alternative bundles.

then on twitter; 

#Airtees Please note, that effective 21st Oct, the following bundles will not be available for purchase.Dial *175# to select other bundles. pic.twitter.com/ZdSx6s1n9R

— Airtel Uganda (@Airtel_Ug) October 20, 2016
It is not yet known why Airtel is scrapping off some monthly bundles given the details are still scanty. But big Red asserts that its offer more value to its customers.

The move only leaves these 9 data bundles available for users to purchase.

Data Bundle Price (UGX)

125MB 5,000

250MB 10,000

525MB 20,000

1GB 35,000

2GB 50,000

3GB 60,000

5GB 90,000

10GB 125,000

25GB 240,000

These are the scrapped off bundles and their pricing

350MB 15,000

750MB 25,000

1.5GB 45,000

17GB 200,000

Editor:albert ariho