MTS India, the CDMA mobile service of Sistema Shyam Tele Services Limited (SSTL), today announced the launch of its CDMA Mobile services in Jharkhand.
During the first phase MTS is planning to cover 28 of the 37 districts in Jharkhand. With its initial launch MTS will be covering 7 districts of Ranchi, Bokaro, Dhanbad, Lohardaga, West Singhbhum, East Singhbhum and Giridih
MTS will be available in Devghar and Sahibganj by mid-September, while all remaining districts will be covered by end of October.
MTS Jharkhand subscribers can enjoy roaming facility in the neighbouring states of Bihar and West Bengal and all over India. MTS will be currently available at 6,500 retail outlets in Jharkhand, and will be available at 10, 000 retail outlets by end of this year.
Mr. Sergey Savchenko, Chief Financial Officer, Sistema Shyam Teleservices Limited (SSTL) quoted “Jharkhand and Bihar have together been the fastest growing mobile markets in India. Similarly, we at SSTL are the fastest Indian telecom operator to have reached the one million subscriber mark in the country. Customers in different telecom circles have chosen us for our superior voice clarity, uncongested networks, and honest & affordable pricing. We have been setting new standards in the Indian telecom market. Our promise to the people of Jharkhand is to provide the best quality mobile services based on the most advanced technology, at the most competent prices. We recently became the first company in the world to have announced adoption of the latest 1X Advanced technology that provides outstandingly voice clarity and also high speed data services.”