India’s leading telecommunications company, Bharti Airtel on Tuesday 8th March 2011, launched its 3G services in Mumbai. This will enable all the present and future Airtel subscribers in the Mumbai Circle to Activate and use 3G services at their own convenience.
At the launch event, Atul Bindal, President – Mobile Services, Bharti Airtel said, “Mumbai is the commercial and entertainment capital of India – and therefore at the leading edge of driving a paradigm shift from voice to data services. With the highest data penetration in India of over 20%, the city of Mumbai truly represents the data revolution story that our country is currently witnessing. As we bring the power of 3G to Mumbai today, we are
confident that this launch will add impetus to the expansion of data services in India.”
He specifically added, “For delivering robust 3G experience for customers, Airtel has made significant network investments in Mumbai.”
Already launched in the cities of Bengaluru, Chennai, Coimbatore, Mysore, Manipal, Udipi, Jaipur and Delhi NCR, Airtel will launch its 3G services in all 13 3G-license circles by March 2011 and in 1000 major towns in India by March 2012.
The 3G Data plans offered by Airtel are as follows: