Airtel, which started 4G services in April 2012 has gradually expanded its 4G services in the 16 circles and today its has launched in the city of Ahmedabad, Gujarat. With today’s launch Airtel 4G services is now available in 17 circles across India.
Commenting on the launch, Murthy Chaganti, CEO – Gujarat, Bharti Airtel Limited said, “We are delighted to launch our 4G services in Gujarat during the auspicious festival of Navratri starting with Ahmedabad. Customers in Ahmedabad can now look forward to a superlative smartphone experience with Airtel 4G. We invite our valuable customers to upgrade to Airtel 4G at no additional cost with our fascinating plans for pre-paid, post-paid & devices and be a part of India’s widest 4G network.”
To lure more customers Airtel is offering special offers to new subscribers in Gujarat circles, in which the subscribers can enjoy 10 GB 4G data for Rs. 249 with any new 4G handset they purchase. The 1GB data will be instantly credited to the customer’s account and to avail the additional 9GB data, subscribers can send the SMS “4G Offer” to 52141.
For Airtel postpaid subscribers, there are Infinity Plans starting from Rs. 1199. This will offer the 4G data with unlimited voice calls for STD, local and on roaming. Using Airtel MyPlan, customers can also design their own plans.
You must remember that Airtel has a special plan for Prepaid customers for Rs 1495. This will offer the customer the benefit of 4G data for 90 days (FUP applies). There is also another pack at Rs. 1499, offering customers 6GB 4G data upfront and allowing customers to get 1GB 4G at Rs. 51 for the next 12 months.
For the customers who upgrade to 4G SIM now, they can continue to use 4G on their existing 3G plans (a complimentary offer).