Idea Cellular Launches GSM Service In Assam

By November 23rd, 2009 AT 1:36 PM

Idea Cellular Launches GSM Service In AssamIdea Cellular today  announced the launch of its 2.75G EDGE enabled GSM network in Assam with this launch idea cellular is in near completion of its pan-India network rollout with presence in 21 telecom circles in India.

IDEA has started an exclusive portal ‘Asomi Aai Rupohi’ in Assamese language for the mobile users in the region. The portal will offer Assamese songs, movie reviews and other rich content targeted at the youth.

IDEA subscribers in Assam can also avail other VAS and GPRS services such as Idea Music Station, Yahoo Messenger, Dialer Tones etc.

IDEA’s services in the remaining circle of North East, comprising of the six states of Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh will be launched later in the year.

IDEA Cellular’s mobile telephony services will be available in 13 districts of Assam Barpeta, Bongaigaon, Cacher, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Kamrup, Karbi Anglong, Kokrajhar, Nagaon, Nalbari, Sibsagar, Sonitpur and Tinsukia at the launch phase.IDEA will also set up a network of 450 cell sites in the North East region by March 2010.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Ambrish Jain, Director – Operations, IDEA Cellular Ltd. said, “Launch of services in Assam is the last major milestone in IDEA’s national expansion journey. The successful achievement of our mission to become a pan-India operator can be attributed to a sharp and focused management strategy; excellent execution in network rollout, customer service and innovative product offerings; and the faith of 53 million IDEA subscribers across the country. IDEA’s world-class mobile telephony services will now be available to over 32 million people in Assam, connecting them with the rest of the country, and driving mobile penetration in the region.”

A Happy Geek and a Network Research Engineer with a really cool day job…

8
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
8 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
8 Comment authors
Emraanketanmadhuved biasDebopratim Roy Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Emraan
Emraan

Dear Sir,I want to distrubutorship of Idea Prepaid. I grew in Hojai,Nagaon(Assam) and i want Marketing in my place with Idea Cellular.If u chance me as ur Idea distributor.

ketan

Pre-Paid SMS Plans

Type
Value Proposition
Pack Rental
To Subscribe

SMS STV 1p/SMS for Local, National & Roaming
Rs. 11 per month SMS

to 53739

Daily Pack Unlimited SMS’s (Local, National and Roaming)
Re. 1 per day SMS

to 53739

Post Paid SMS Packs

Type
Value Proposition
Pack Rental
To Subscribe

Simple SMS Pack 1p/SMS for Local, National & Roaming
Rs. 11 per month SMS

to 53739

Free SMS Pack Unlimited SMS’s (Local, National and Roaming)
Rs. 25 per month SMS

to 53739

Recent Posts

How Much Will Tata Sky Subscribers Pay for Secondary Connections After Discontinued Multi-TV Policy?

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) had various adverse on the DTH and broadcasting industry through the introduction of...

Top 5 New Features on PUBG Mobile After Update 0.13.0 – Godzilla Theme, Team Deathmatch and More

On June 12, Tencent Games updated its most popular game, PUBG Mobile to the version 0.13.0 which brought many new...

Tata Sky vs Airtel Digital TV: Compared Across STB Prices, Multi-TV Policy and Long Term Channel Packs

Every subscriber and industry expert would agree on the fact that the DTH and broadcasting industry has grown a tad...