By Diwali, Tata Docomo will be India’s 1st private mobile operator to start 3rd generation high speed services in 9 circles where it won licenses.
Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Reliance, Aircel and S Tel all stated that they are also joining the bandwagon by the end of 2010 or Q1 of 2011.Currently MTNL/BSNL, the PSU duo are offering country wide 3G services and is getting momentum to add more subscribers!
So we made a simplified version of 3G India map which will help users to understand in which circle who is offering 3G service .
Uninor, Videocon and Loop did not have any 3G licenses over India.
Broadband Wireless Access Auction held just after 3G auction ended, and only Infotel (95% owned by Mukesh Ambani headed RIL) emerged as Pan India BWA operator.
Aircel, Airtel, Augere, Qualcomm and Tikona won licences for certain circles, as shown in the map below.