Bharti Airtel ("Airtel"), one of India's leading telecommunications services providers, today, announced that it has surpassed the 2 million unique 5G user mark on its network in Uttar Pradesh East.
Airtel was the first to roll-out 5G in the country. Now Airtel's 5G service is available in over 200 towns in Uttar Pradesh East. Lucknow, Allahabad, Basti, Deoria, Jaunpur, Jhansi, Rae Bareli, Sultanpur, Varanasi are among the 200 towns along with 408 villages to have benefited. The cutting-edge 5G service already connects all railway stations, bus terminals, highways and important business hubs across the State.
Commenting on the milestone, Sovan Mukherjee, CEO Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Bharti Airtel, said "We are witnessing a rapid adoption of Airtel 5G Plus in Uttar Pradesh East. I am thrilled to share that we have surpassed 2 million customers on our ultrafast Airtel 5G network. We will continue to advance our network, bridging every town and key rural area across the State, allowing many more customers to enjoy superfast access to high-definition video streaming, gaming, multiple chatting, instant uploading of photos and more."
Airtel 5G Plus is now available in over 3500 towns and villages across the country and has surpassed the 10 million unique customer mark on its 5G network nationally. Airtel is well poised to cover every town and key rural area with Airtel 5G services by September 2023.
The company has also launched unlimited 5G data for its customers with the view to encouraging them to experience the power of the Airtel 5G Plus network. Customers will now be able to experience ultrafast, reliable and secure 5G Plus services without having to worry about data exhaustion as Airtel removes the capping on data usage across all existing plans.
Airtel has created 5G experience zones across all its retail stores in the country and it is available in 33 retail stores in Uttar Pradesh East. Customers can walk-in to any store to experience ultrafast Airtel 5G Plus. To know more about Airtel 5G Plus, please log on to https://www.airtel.in/5g-network
Shares of Bharti Airtel Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs. 842.90 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 829.20. The total number of shares traded during the day was 44800 in over 1863 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 847.35 and intraday low of 826.50. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 37542896.00.