Bharti Airtel achieves 3.5 million 5G users milestone in West Bengal


Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), a leading telecommunications service provider in India, has reached a significant milestone in West Bengal by successfully registering 3.5 million customers with its 5G service. This achievement marks a pivotal moment in the telecom sector, as Airtel continues to expand its 5G footprint across every city and district in the region, ensuring that the latest in mobile connectivity is accessible to all.

Over the past six months, Airtel has seen a robust increase in the number of 5G users in West Bengal, thanks to its expansive network deployment. The company has made significant strides in making 5G services available from the bustling streets of Kolkata to the serene landscapes of Darjeeling, highlighting its commitment to a comprehensive statewide rollout.

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Ayan Sarkar, CEO of West Bengal & Odisha for Bharti Airtel, commented on the development, stating, “We are making significant strides in building the network infrastructure required to facilitate widespread adoption of 5G in West Bengal. We express our gratitude to our valued customers who have upgraded to enjoy the power of unlimited 5G service at no additional cost. Our tireless efforts are to keep our customers consistently connected to the state’s fastest, most reliable, and cutting-edge network.”

Bharti Airtel announces reaching 3.5 million 5G users in West Bengal

Bharti Airtel announces reaching 3.5 million 5G users in West Bengal

The rapid deployment and uptake of 5G in West Bengal can be attributed to several factors including accelerated network enhancements, a strategic rollout plan, and the increasing availability of compatible devices. In an effort to make 5G technology more accessible, Airtel has also partnered with smartphone brand Poco to offer affordable 5G smartphones priced under INR 10,000. This initiative has significantly contributed to the growth of Airtel’s 5G user base across the country.

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Additionally, Airtel has expanded its retail presence in the region, increasing the number of physical stores to enhance consumer connections and facilitate easier upgrades to 5G services for customers. This retail expansion strategy has played a crucial role in bolstering Airtel’s 5G adoption rates among the local population.

This comprehensive network enhancement by Airtel not only underscores the company’s leadership in India’s telecom sector but also its commitment to driving digital transformation through cutting-edge technology. As 5G becomes increasingly mainstream, Airtel’s initiatives in West Bengal are setting a benchmark for the deployment of next-generation mobile services across India.

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