July 10th, 2016 6:37 AM 91 COMMENTS

RCOM reveals 4G data tariff for Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra, 1GB to cost Rs 252

After announcing 4G tariff for Mumbai circle, Reliance Communications has now announced its 4G data tariff for Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra circles. Unlike Mumbai where RCOM 4G tariff was more than incumbent operators, RCOM has slightly lower 4G tariff in Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra circles. RCOM 4G services is expected to go live at 9.30am today as per update on its website. The tariff starts at Rs 95/97 for 1GB data for 2 days, while... Read More

April 30th, 2016 2:53 AM 1 COMMENTS

TataSky to add 2 Marathi HD channels for the occasion of Maharashtra day on 1st May

TataSky the leading DTH operator with the highest number of HD channels and services is leaving no stone unturned to ensure it retains that title. TataSky will be adding two new Marathi regional HD channels in honour of the occasion of Maharashtra day on 1st May. Recently TataSky announced a strategic partnership with state run BSNL for its broadband service. Under the MOU signed TataSky subscribers wishing to avail video... Read More

March 27th, 2016 3:16 PM 6 COMMENTS

BSNL introduces unlimited broadband plans for Kalyan, Maharashtra

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), the state-run telecom service provider, has introduced five new unlimited broadband plans exclusive for Kalyan SSA of Maharashtra telecom circle. The new promotional broadband plans are available for a period of 90 days with effect from 22 March, 2016. The new broadband plans offer higher FUP (Fair Usage Policy) limit compared to existing broadband plans. However, the plan speeds are limited to 2 Mbps and post FUP speed is... Read More

March 16th, 2016 4:10 PM 18 COMMENTS

28 towns of Maharashtra, Goa gets Idea 4G services

Idea Cellular has launched 4G LTE services across 28 towns in Maharashtra & Goa, covering major towns of Nagpur and Ahmednagar. With this launch, the company delivered 4G LTE services in 10 circles within FY16. “Beginning Dec 23, we have rapidly expanded our 4G LTE services in these 10 markets in a record time frame of just 3 months. We have revised our capex guidance for financial year 2016 from... Read More

March 10th, 2016 1:53 PM 11 COMMENTS

TRAI’s Quarterly report (July to September 2015) suggests Airtel’s 2G performed the best in Maharashtra and Mumbai

The Indian Telecom Services Performance Indicators for the quarter ending September 2015 reviews telecom operators on Quality of Service of Cellular Mobile Service including ‘Network Availability, Accessibility, Retain ability and Point to Interconnection (POI)’ ‘Call Set-Up Success Rate’ ‘Connection with Good Voice Quality’. Telecom regulator TRAI’s report for quarter ending September 2015 suggests that Airtel offered the best quality 2G mobile network in Mumbai and Maharashtra in that period. The... Read More

February 19th, 2016 11:42 AM 13 COMMENTS

Vodafone promises INR 6000 crore investment in Maharashtra

Vodafone India plans to invest INR 6000 crore in Maharashtra towards fulfilling Make in India and Digital India vision, committed Sunil Sood, Managing Director and CEO, Vodafone India to the Chief Minister of Maharashtra Shri Devendra Fadnavis. The company would utilize the 6000 crore investment to expand and modernize the network across the state, resulting in better voice and data capabilities. Vodafone will also set up a state-of-the-art tier-4 data... Read More

February 4th, 2016 7:49 PM 14 COMMENTS

Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) posts net loss of Rs 339 crore for nine months ended December 2015

Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) has reported a net loss of Rs 339 crore for the nine months ended December 31, 2015, as against a net loss of Rs 451 crore during the same period last year. Income from operations for the nine months stood at Rs 2,239 crore, a year on year growth of 4.3% and EBITDA during the same period stood at Rs 649 crore, up 36.3% over the corresponding... Read More

December 3rd, 2015 1:14 PM 0 COMMENTS

DoT issues new MSC codes for Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, UP(East), Maharashtra circles

The department of telecommunications(DoT) Licensing wing has allocated new set of MSC codes to operators in circles Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, UP(East) and Maharashtra. Videocon has been allocated new MSC code in circle of Haryana and Tata Teleservices got new MSC codes in Madhya Pradesh circle. Bharati Airtel and Idea Cellular got new series of MSC code in UP(East) and Maharashtra respectively. The above allocation also includes MSC codes which were previously... Read More

October 3rd, 2015 7:16 PM 16 COMMENTS

Tata DoCoMo revises popular 3G data packs in the Maharashtra circle

With the changing dynamics of the telecom market in India, Tata DoCoMo, the unified telecom brand of Tata Teleservices has slashed the prices of 3G data in the Maharashtra & Goa circle in an attempt to bag more data-heavy users. With this reduction in the price of data pack, Tata DoCoMo becomes the fourth company after Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea to do so in the past few weeks. This move... Read More

September 25th, 2015 1:15 PM 28 COMMENTS

Vodafone adds more data in Maharashtra & Goa, tries to counter Idea

Vodafone, India's second largest telecom operator, has made some revision in its data products in the Maharashtra & Goa circle. After the latest revision, Vodafone, Maharashtra's second largest operator, has added more data in existing 2G & 3G data packs for prepaid users. The operator has added upto 80% more data in existing packs, there are no changes in the lower denomination packs. This move by the company came when... Read More

September 13th, 2015 9:11 PM 8 COMMENTS

After Himachal Pradesh, Idea now adds data to old packs in Maharashtra

A few days back, we reported that Idea Cellular, the third largest operator in India by subscriber base, has added extra data in the existing packs in the Himachal Pradesh circle. Now, they have come up with the same strategy for the Maharashtra circle. The telco has made a revision to its data packs, and instead of hiking data prices like they did earlier, they have added more data into... Read More

September 6th, 2015 6:24 PM 36 COMMENTS

Exclusive: Reliance communications starts charging roaming between Maharashtra and Mumbai circle

Reliance communications, India's 4th largest telecom operator has started charging roaming tariff between Maharashtra and Mumbai circles which it used to treat as paired circles previously. This move seems to have been influenced by the ongoing trend in the market where operators like Tata Docomo started charging roaming tariff between Kolkata and West Bengal circles. There are thousands of subscribers who currently have connection of one circle and frequent to... Read More

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