Airtel Reports 5 Lakh 3G Subscribers Within One Month

Airtel recently joined the ranks of the 3G service providers in India after it started rolling out it’s 3G services across seven cities in India which include Chennai and Bangalore and very recently, Airtel launched it’s 3G services in Delhi too! All work done, the good news has already started pouring in for Airtel. Within just one month of it’s launch Airtel has more than 5 lakh registered  3G subscribers!

By the end of March, Airtel will launch it’s 3G services in 13 circles. Currently Airtel is in talks with other operators for a roaming arrangement for the 3G spectrum for areas in which it has not been able to launch 3G yet. Airtel has a wide range of 3G tariffs starting with Rs 11 a day (10 MB download) to a 2GB plan at Rs 750 a month.

Airtel has set up 4,500 sites across the seven cities and 1,800 sites in Delhi to provide a good 3G experience to it’s consumers. According to Mr Atul Bindal of Bharti Airtel, the service provider (Airtel) is driving a mobile data revolution in India and Airtel would soon bring this 3G experience to pan-India level very soon.

via Hindu Business Line, Image Courtesy

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