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Telecom operator Idea Cellular will give away 200,000 hours of free Internet access, over the next 20 days, to its users through the web pass service on Opera Mini.
In India, the web passes are currently available only on Idea network, priced at Re 1 for hourly internet access/daily Facebook access up to Re 30 for a week's Internet access.
With a Sponsored Web Pass, users pay only one paise for acquiring the web pass, while the rest will be taken care of by Idea.
"To enjoy free Internet, Opera Mini users have to go to the Speed Dial page in Opera Mini and click on Idea Web Pass. After selecting 'Free Internet Trial Pass (3 MB)' from the list of web passes, users will get one hour of free Internet (upto 3MB) that day," it said in a statement.