The much awaited 3G mobile services of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) in Maharashtra and Goa telecom circle is soon going to make its debut in the Pune, Goa, and 50 other cities. Maharshtra’s cultural capital city of Pune will be the first city to witness the launch of the 3G mobile service by BSNL.
Aloke Kaul, Chief General Manager (CGM), Maharashtra circle said that “BSNL will start providing 3G services in Pune in February and later in Goa and other cities in Maharashtra circle”. “BSNL customers will get better and advanced telecom services after the introduction of the 3G services in various parts of the state” he added.
The service includes Video calling, High Speed Internet connectivity , Multimedia services such as sharing of digital photos and movies via wireless means including Live TV,Videos and Music downloads, Real-time multilayer gaming.
It will also allow the users to install fring or skype on the Mobile Phone and make Free voice plus video calls to other mobiles having Fring or Skype anywhere in the world.
Apart from this BSNL will also enhance the service area to all the district headquarters of the Maharashtra and Goa circle along with 50 major cities by the end of the fiscal year.BSNL is the only service provider to procure the license to operate next generations 3G Mobile and Data services(3.5G HSPA Data Service) in the Maharashtra-Goa region and the state-owned company feel this would see a shift of premium customers towards it.