Guwahati: Within one year of the launch of Airtel 5G Plus, Bharti Airtel has claimed that it covers over 1.7 million unique 5G customers on its network in the eight Northeast India states.
The company also announced that Airtel 5G Plus service is available across all the districts in the state within just 12 months of the launch.
Airtel’s 5G service is now available across all districts and union territories in the country. Airtel has extensively rolled out its network making its services available across all districts in North East.
From the living roots bridge in Meghalaya, Ziro Valley to Bomdilla in Arunachal Pradesh, the magnificent Ujjayanta Palace in Agartala, Zuluk a remote village in Sikkim to the lush green tea gardens of Assam, Airtel continues to rapidly accelerate its 5G rollout.
It has also brought Bara Bazaar in Shillong and Asia’s cleanest village ‘Mawlynnong’ onto the digital superhighway.
Commenting on the milestone, Rajnish Verma – CEO Assam and NESA, Bharti Airtel said, “We were the first telco to deploy high-speed 5G technology in the state, and today we are delighted to be playing an important role in connecting lives of our customers.”
Verma thanked all the 1.7 million customers for embracing Airtel 5G Plus network.
“We continue to set the industry pace with unparalleled growth in 5G customers, prioritizing cutting-edge 5G technology and customer satisfaction,” Verma said.
The CEO claimed that Airtel’s 5G landscape is the widest, quickest, and most dependable, encompassing all 110 districts.
Over the past year, Airtel has been at the cutting edge of 5G innovation, successfully demonstrating the transformative power of 5G through a range of compelling use cases that have revolutionized how customers live their lives and conduct business.
These include establishing India’s first private 5G network at the BOSCH facility in Bengaluru and partnering with Mahindra & Mahindra to convert its Chakan manufacturing unit into India’s first 5G-enabled auto manufacturing facility.
Airtel recently launched the Airtel Xstream Air Fiber, the first wireless home Wi-Fi service in India powered by Airtel 5G Plus, in Delhi & Mumbai, showcasing its outstanding 5G capabilities for consumers.