Airtel rolls out 4G in Ladakh

“Customers in 130 towns and villages, including Kargil, Leh, and Dras, will now be able to enjoy affordable high speed data services and get on to the digital superhighway,” a spokesperson of Airtel said.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Dec 12 2017 11:40PM | Updated Date: Dec 12 2017 11:40PM
Airtel rolls out 4G in LadakhGK Photo

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider, today became the first operator to launch 4G services in the Ladakh region of the state. 

“Customers in 130 towns and villages, including Kargil, Leh, and Dras, will now be able to enjoy affordable high speed data services and get on to the digital superhighway,” a spokesperson of Airtel said.

“Airtel’s network teams and partners have overcome the challenge of extremely difficult terrain and harsh weather conditions, including sub-zero temperatures, to deploy a state-of-the-art 4G network in the region.”

Besides enabling local population to use internet, Airtel’s 4G deployment will also ensure that tourists visiting the region stay connected to high speed data services. Kargil War Memorial, Sangam, Magnetic Hill, Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace, Thiksey Monastery, Alchi Monastery,  Lamayuru Monastery, Moon Land Lamayuru, Sakti towards pangong Lake, Stok Palace and Hall of Fame are amongst the several popular spots now covered by Airtel 4G.          

AjaiPuri, Chief Operating Officer (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel said, “This is a major milestone for India and for Airtel. Having pioneered 4G rollout in India, Airtel has been committed to expanding its high speed data networks.”

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