Continuing with its 4G expansion spree Bharti Airtel today launched its 4G services in Jharkhand. The Airtel 4G services were made available in major cities like Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Godda, Lohardaga, Pakur, Jamtara, Giridih and Barhi.
Customers across these cities in Jharkhand can switch their existing 2G/3G SIMs with 4G ready USIMs completely free of cost and also enjoy a onetime 2GB free 4G data with the upgrade.
The company has launched the 4G services on 1800 MHz spectrum in the state.
The Airtel 4G services can be accessed over multiple ways including on mobile phones, 4G MiFi and dongles. Both postpaid as well as prepaid service plans are announced for the state.
Along with the 4G services, the company also launched multiple tariff plans. For prepaid customers, Airtel also announced a new 4G offer where customers can get 10 GB 4G data for just Rs 247 with any new 4G handset. With Rs 247 recharge, 1 GB data will be instantly credited to the customer’s account and the additional 9 GB data can be claimed by the customer through My Airtel app. Users can avail a maximum of 3 recharges within 90 days, on the offer.
“We are delighted to extend our 4G services to Jharkhand. With data being consumed now more than ever before – we look forward to inviting our data savvy customers to enjoy high speed internet on Airtel 4G network anywhere, without having to pay anything additional. We have also installed special demo zones and kiosks at all the Airtel retail stores to facilitate easy 4G SIM upgrades for customers,” said Commenting on the launch, Ajai Puri, Director – Operations (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel.
Airtel recently launched a new version of its MyAirtel App – the one app for all apps. The refreshed MyAirtel App will offer the best of music, movies games, LIVE TV, e-books, chats and much more in one place. Users can also enjoy free 2GB cloud backup with the new Airtel Cloud app and free calling with Airtel Dialer.