Tuesday, 26 September 2017

BSNL launches 3G services in 11 Indian cities

By Nick Wood , Total Telecom
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BSNL on Friday became the second of India's two state-owned mobile providers to launch commercial 3G services. The telco will initially offer services to 11 cities, namely, Agra, Ambala, Jalandhar, Jaipur, Dehradoon, Shimla, Lucknow, Ranchi, Durgapur, Haldia, and Patna, reports the Business Standard. BSNL has invested 27 billion rupees (US$540 million) in 3G infrastructure which it will use to provide coverage to 700 cities during the first phase of deployment…

BSNL on Friday became the second of India's two state-owned mobile providers to launch commercial 3G services. The telco will initially offer services to 11 cities, namely, Agra, Ambala, Jalandhar, Jaipur, Dehradoon, Shimla, Lucknow, Ranchi, Durgapur, Haldia, and Patna, reports the Business Standard. BSNL has invested 27 billion rupees (US$540 million) in 3G infrastructure which it will use to provide coverage to 700 cities during the first phase of deployment…

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