Subscription FAQ

What is a digital subscription?

Vikatan digital subscription provides access to All Vikatan magazines from any computer or device and Mobile apps(Android and iOS).

HOW CAN I BECOME A PAID DIGITAL SUBSCRIBER?

To become a paid subscriber you have to be a registered user. If you are not a registered user, Register here

You can pay either by debit card, credit card or with PayPal. All subscriptions are charged only once and will not get auto-renewed.

As of now you have the following options to make payments.

Payments through Credit / Debit Card 1. ICICI Bank Gateway
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Netbanking

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Paypal

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or
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Paytm

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Payments through Fund Transfer

Deposit cash in any one of the following accounts and then mail your NAME, EMAIL ID, MOBILE NO., FUND TRANSFER REFERENCE NUMBER to webmaster@vikatan.com Your subscription will get activated in 2 days.

Name: Vikatan.Com Private Limited
Bank Name: ICICI BANK
Branch: Anna Salai
A/c No: 603805010584
RTGS/NEFT/IFSC Code: ICIC0006038
Address: No.298, Anna salai, Chennai - 600 002
or
Name: Vikatan.Com Private Limited
Bank Name: ICICI BANK
Branch: Nungambakkam
A/c No: 000905001354
RTGS/NEFT/IFSC Code: ICIC0000009
Address: No.110, Nungambakkam High Road, Chennai -34.
Payments through DD or Bankers Cheque

DD or Bankers Cheque in favour of VIKATAN.COM PRIVATE LIMITED and send it to Vikatan Office (address below) with User_ID at reverse.

CASH PAYMENT DIRECTLY AT VIKATAN OFFICE ADDRESS:

VIKATAN.COM PRIVATE LIMITED
757, ANNA SALAI
CHENNAI -600 002
INDIA

Note that We don't accept International Debit and Credit cards other than VISA/MASTER.

What do I get when I subscribe?

When you subscribe, you’ll get unlimited access to paid articles and contents available in Vikatan.com Benefits of Subscription:

  • Access to all Back issues from 2006
  • Read magazines before even it reaches store
  • Download magazines and Read Offline in App (Download Vikatan App)
  • Comment and bookmark articles
What should I do to renew my Subscription?

You will be notified of the renewal through reminder mails. You can Renew your subscription on-line or contact our customer services team on +91 044-28524074/ 84/ 94

What happens if I renew before my current subscription ends?

The renewal subscription starts only after your current subscription expires.

For Example:

Current Subscription Expiry: 31/12/2016

Renewed on: 1/9/2016

Renewal Subscription Start Date: 1/1/2017

What if I don’t want to subscribe - can I still read Vikatan.com for free?

Yes, you have free access to read latest, breaking and other important news sections and some magazine articles. Paid Magazines content access will not be available.

Can I Redeem Coins for subscription?

Yes, you can redeem Vikatan coins for subscription. During payment, you’ll be asked for Redeem Promo code & coins. If you click yes, your coins balance and equivalent value in Rupees will be shown and also the final effective amount you need to pay to subscribe. For more info vikatan.com/coins