Telenor India today announced the launch of high speed 4G services for its customers in Gaya city in Bihar circle. The operator aims at tapping the segment of users who seek high speed 4G data services at relatively lower tariffs.
Gaya is the fifth city in Bihar & Jharkhand region to go live with 4G services. Prior to Gaya, the company launched its 4G services in Hajipur, Ranchi, Hazaribagh and Dhanbad in the last three months and got encouraging response witnessing 100 % growth in subscribers’ month on month. Besides Bihar, Telenor has launched 4G services in 5 other circles and is currently present in the cities of Varanasi, Vizag, Amravati, Agra, Anand, Lucknow, Vijayawada, Tenali, Eluru, Bhimavaram, Dehradun, Guntur, Rajahmundry, Warangal, Kadapa, and Meerut.
Speaking on the occasion, A.E.A. Jameel, Circle Business Head – Bihar & Jharkhand, Telenor India, said“We are really excited to offer high speed affordable 4G services to our Gaya customers. With 100 percent sites being ready in the city with advanced equipment and efficient spectral deployment, the company is geared up to offer superior speed and better experience at affordable price. Our Super Saver 4G plans are very cost effective and provide best deal to customers in this market. In addition to this, the network is energy efficient and much more reliable. This makes Telenor network one of the best in the city both on voice and data services. We will continue to fulfill our promise of ‘paisa vasool’ offerings with additional value in every transaction.”
With the brand promise of “Sabse Sasta Sabke Liye – Full Paisa Vasool”, Telenor is offering 4G special tariff vouchers (STV) at three different affordable price points of Rs. 11, Rs. 47 and Rs. 97. STV 11 offers 100 MB 4G data with validity of 1 day, STV 47 offers 500MB 4G data for 21 days and STV 97 offers 1GB 4G data for 28 days along with local calls @ 25p/min and STD calls @ 30p/min. Customers can avail this offer by walking into any of the fully functional Telenor branded stores and selected retail outlets in Gaya.
|4G special tariff vouchers|
|11||100 MB 4G data||1 day|
|47||500 MB 4G data||21 days|
|97||1 GB 4G data + all local calls @ 25p/min and STD calls @ 30p/min||28 days|
Telenor announced the modernization of its entire network in Bihar & Jharkhand in 2015. As of now 74% of its sites have been modernized. To make its network future ready, Telenor has deployed latest Technology Equipment that provides superior voice and data experience. At the sites that have been migrated to the new technology, Telenor has reduced congestion and increased data throughput resulting in an improved network experience for its customers. This is one of the biggest network modernization deal made by Telenor Group across its business units.
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