Gearing up the next generation 4G LTE data services, India’s top telecom operator Bharti Airtel today announced the launch of its Prepaid and Postpaid 4G LTE services in Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula cities under the Punjab telecom circles.
“The much awaited launch of Airtel 4G services fulfills a huge market requirement and will give customers in Chandigarh the power to upgrade to cutting edge 4G LTE technology – the most advanced wireless broadband experience available across the globe today. This launch is another first by Airtel that further enhances the footprint of mobile broadband in India. We are optimistic about the potential of Airtel 4G services and invite our data savvy customers in Punjab to enjoy this world class data experience”. said Jagbir Singh, CTO & Director, Network Services Group, Bharti Airtel
Airtel is currently providing four Unlimited 4G LTE data plans for both prepaid and postpaid subscribers in this three cities. Every plan includes free data usage up to a limit with full 4G speed and after that the speed is capped to 128kbps for the rest of the month. As an introductory offer every data plan includes cash back offers. Read our earlier article for details on 4G data tariff plans, Smartbytes packages and 4G devices.
Airtel has earlier launched its 4G LTE services in Kolkata, Bengaluru and Pune, bringing in fastest high-speed data experience for its customers. Airtel has BWA license spectrum to operate 4G LTE services in Kolkata, Karnataka, Punjab and Maharashtra (excluding Mumbai) circles. In addition Airtel’s recent acquisition of 49 percent stakes in Qualcomm AP’s India entities allow them to operate 4G services in Delhi, Mumbai,Haryana and Kerala.