Vodafone to expand 3G services in Lachen, North Sikkim

By February 10th, 2015 AT 4:58 PM

vodafone-new-logoVodafone India has announced expansion of its 3G services in Lachen, North Sikkim. Vodafone had earlier announced its network expansion to Lachung, Sikkim and with this expansion Vodafone would now cover approximately 665 Census Town, 4135 Mkt. Towns & 35354 villages in the Rest of Bengal circle.

In Rest of Bengal Circle, Vodafone operates in two states spanning a diverse demographic landscape, catering to an equally diverse populace in terms of culture and language. Presently, with over 8814cellsites, 1538 distribution touch points and more than 1L retail touch points, Vodafone offers one of the most robust network connectivity and retail presence, to an overall subscriber base of 14.31 million.

Announcing the expansion of network in Lachen, Sikkim Anand Sahai, Business Head – Kolkata and Rest of Bengal, Vodafone India said, “We at Vodafone India feel extremely proud to announce the expansion of our 3G network to Lachen. We are now fully equipped to provide the finest connectivity and service to our valued customers in North Sikkim. Vodafone now covers more than 94% of the population in Rest of Bengal Circle. We are committed to further ramping up our network as part of Vodafone’s ongoing commitment to enhancing our customers’ mobile experience by offering them uninterrupted connectivity. This is in line with our objective to be the preferred telecom service provider in Rest of Bengal Circle and be seen as a Company that provides value”.

Lachen, a hotspot for tourists, has a population of 1325 with a 736 to 589 male-female ratio, according to the Population Census 2011.

Passionately following the Indian #Telecom Industry for over a decade from Business, Consumer and a Technical perspective. My primary focus area is Consumer & Digital Experience.

1
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
1 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
1 Comment authors
Jagannath Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Jagannath
Jagannath

So both Vodafone and Airtel launched their services at the same location together?

Recent Posts

Bharti Airtel Simplifies ISD Tariff for Calls to Bangladesh and Nepal, Reduces Cost by 75%

Only a few days back we reported about Airtel’s noteworthy ISD roaming plans which offer one of the most convenient...

D2h Introduces Two Month Lock-in Period on Sports Channels, Makes a New Move for Cricket Season

With the new Trai tariff implementation already in the industry, the stakes have gone higher for the DTH providers. The...

Vivo V15 Goes on Pre-Orders in India Today, Here’s How It Compares With Rival Oppo F11 Pro

Vivo launched the V15 in India on Friday last week. Just like the V15 Pro, the new V15 also comes...