Published: June 13, 2018 10:31:28 pm
Airtel and Vodafone have introduced stepped forward 4G connectivity to many places in Uttarakhand, falling at the course of the Char Dham Yatra. Both telcos have selected pilgrim hotspots Kedarnath and Haridwar underneath their newest bid to toughen last-mile connectivity. The Char Dham Yatra for the yr has been in growth for the reason that finish of April, and is predicted to proceed till early November.
Airtel has introduced seamless 4G/3G/2G connectivity throughout Kedarnath, Haridwar, Gangotri and Yamunotri, that might be introduced out for pilgrims. In the method, Airtel has additionally claimed that it has stepped forward connectivity throughout Uttarakhand for the reason that floods of 2013, that majorly affected Kedarnath. On the announcement, Airtel COO Sanjiv Mishra stated, “As India’s largest mobile network, we continuously strive to ensure that our customers stay connected wherever they are. Char Dham is a key pilgrimage and Airtel customers visiting these locations will be able to access our services and keep in touch with friends and family.”
Meanwhile, Vodafone has additionally introduced the rollout of its SuperNet 4G services in Uttarakhand. The towns and cities incorporated for the rollout are Dehradun, Haridwar, Garhwal, Tehri, Nainital, Champawat, Chamoli, Udham Singh Nagar and Almora. These are among over 500 sites within the state to which the telco has claimed to supply 4G services. While providing seamless voice and video calling for pilgrims, Vodafone says that its SuperNet 4G can be ready to lend a hand government observe the Yatra’s trek course in case of an emergency.
“With the onset of the Chardham Yatra 2018 season, Vodafone is now fully equipped to provide reliable and 24×7 connectivity to millions of pilgrims visiting Kedarnath. As part of our Digital Uttarakhand mission, Vodafone has over the past year invested about ₹300 crores to strengthen connectivity in the Uttarakhand & Uttar Pradesh West region and equip remote locations, places of pilgrimage and crucial but inaccessible terrains, with a future fit network,” stated Dilip Kumar Ganta, Business Head – UP West, Vodafone India.
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