comscore Airtel launches free public Wi-Fi service in Gurgaon

Airtel launches free public Wi-Fi service in Gurgaon

To access the service, users within the proximity of the hotspots need to connect to 'MSG powered by Airtel'.

  • Updated: July 11, 2016 12:20 PM IST

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today launched public Wi-Fi hotspots to provide internet connectivity to users in the city. People visiting MG Road, Sadar Bazaar, Sector 29 market and Sarhaul Village can enjoy free Wi-Fi sessions on their devices. Users will be able to enjoy a free daily quota limit of 30 minutes per day per device, Airtel said in a statement. Also Read - Starlink told to get license before offering satellite-based internet services in India by govt

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Airtel had won the mandate for the Wi-Fi launch from Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon last year making it the most preferred partner to enable residents in the Millennium City to enjoy a world-class internet experience. The Wi-Fi is open to all users, who have a compatible device. When in proximity to the Wi-Fi, a user has to just enable Wi-Fi in his/her device settings and search for ‘MSG powered by Airtel’, Airtel said.

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One can continue to use the Wi-Fi services post 30 minutes also, however they will be charged a nominal amount, it said.

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Recently, Google announced that it will soon roll-put Wi-Fi service at Puri railway station. An official of the ECoR said, designed to offer users the best internet experience, RailWire Wi-Fi will be available to any user who has a working mobile connection on a smartphone or a laptop device. This is a part of East Coast Railway s continuing endeavour to provide more and better comfort to passengers.

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  • Published Date: July 11, 2016 12:15 PM IST
  • Updated Date: July 11, 2016 12:20 PM IST

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