The telco had just lately introduced network enlargement drive for the state to scale up its excessive pace knowledge Companies throughout the area. The firm’s network now covers 30,000 towns and villages representing roughly 94% of the state’s inhabitants.
Also, as a part of its acquisition of Telenor’s India operations, Airtel has added 6 MHz of spectrum in 1800 MHz band in Assam.
“We are committed to further expanding our 4G services across Assam. The availability of budget friendly smartphones is driving a massive uptake of 4G data and Airtel aims to be the 4G network of choice of customers in Assam with its superior data experience,” mentioned Raveendra Desai, CEO, Assam and North East, Bharti Airtel.
“Airtel’s affordable plans and packs offer access to exciting digital services like music, movies, LIVE TV on mobile and we invite customers to experience our 4G network,” added Desai.
The telco has plans to roll out 6000 new cellular websites throughout the area in FY 2018-19 which can take the variety of Airtel’s cellular websites throughout Assam and North East up by 31% to 25,000. Airtel additionally plans to deploy 3000 km of recent optic fiber in the area to take its fiber footprint to 16000 km.