Tata Docomo to strengthen 3G footprint in Karnataka circle in the current fiscal

By September 5th, 2015 AT 8:46 PM

Tata Docomo the 7th largest telecom operator by subscriber base has declared that it is in the process of setting up more 3G towers in Karnataka circle to improve its 3G footprint in the circle. Tata recently expanded its 3G network in the state by investing in 1000 new 3G towers and 500 new 2G towers across Karnataka. Even Aircel has recently declared that they will be adding 510 new 3G towers across Odisha circle by December and Uninor has declared that it is in the process of upgrading its 2G towers in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana circle.

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The ongoing 3G expansion will allow Tata Docomo to strengthen its network in both rural and urban regions in Karnataka circle. To address the demand of voice and data connectivity, the company has devised value based products.

“Karnataka is one of our leading 3G markets in the country with an ever increasing customer base,” said Ashok Ghose, MBU head, Karnataka & Kerala Circle, Tata Docomo.

Tata Docomo has more than 10,000 towers, more than 500 distributors and over 60,000 retail touchpoints and 160 technologically advanced branded retail stores across key towns. Tata Docomo, meanwhile, opened its 45th store in Bangalore. This is the 74th Tata Docomo store in Karnataka.

Also read: TATA DOCOMO Launches Customized ‘Make Your Own Combo Recharge Pack

In comparison Vodafone India opened 200 Vodafone stores and 1,000 Vodafone Mini Stores across the country since April 2014. Vodafone has more than 9,800 branded retail stores, covering over 1.54 million sq.ft. attracting more than 115 million footfalls annually.

Esmail is our very own in-house spectrum specialist. He is passionate about Telecom, DTH and OTT video streaming apps. When not writing an article, you can find him binge watching shows on Netflix while sipping on a cup of coffee.

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Vilas

Tata is lagging behind due to their old outdated CRM and outdated managers. These are the 2 reason Tata Docomo failed.

Kiran Fernandes
Kiran Fernandes

Its a good move by tata docomo. They need to up their 3g game because they cant participate in the 4g launch, so they need to increase the number of towers and get at least 10MHz spectrum in 3g 900MHz band in the states where it already has 3g, and that will boost its overall coverage and capacity. They neednt rush to 4g because jio is already going to dominate the 4g market while airtel vodafone idea are trying to catch up.. Tata docomo should strengthen their 3g network in Maharashtra and Goa also… Installing around 1000 towers in Mah,… Read more »

Shivaprakash
Shivaprakash

Bro !!
nothing matters then the truly unlimited 3g data plan.

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