If you have booked JioPhone and are waiting to get your hands on it, we have got some good news for you. The delivery of much-awaited JioPhone has begun on September 24 and will be completed by Diwali, which falls on October 19.

In response to a query, Reliance Jio Care tweeted that delivery of JioPhone has already started in a phased manner and consumers should expect to receive it by Diwali.

“Thanks for reaching put, We have started the delivery of JioPhone in a phased manner to avoid inconvenience to our customers. Please be assured that all customers who have done the pre-booking of JioPhone will receive it by Diwali,” Jio Care posted on micro-blogging site Twitter.

The company also said it will keep consumers informed about status of their order.

“We will send you an SMS informing about the store address and pickup date as soon as it is ready for delivery. The delivery status of your JioPhone order will soon be available on 1800 890 8900,” Jio Care further said.

According to a PTI report, delivery of the feature phone will begin from rural areas and small towns before urban centres. You can track your order on MyJio app. People can also dial company’s customer care helpline at 18008908900 to check for their order details. 

Relaince JioPhone is priced at Rs 1,500 which is refundable after three years given users return the device. For pre-booking, you will have to pay Rs 500, the remaining amount of Rs 1,000 can be paid at the time of delivery. The bookings for JioPhone currently stand suspended, however you can register the interest on its website, app or with offline retailers.