Vodafone India today says it has commenced testing of 4G and expects to roll out the service in phases in Kolkata from December. Also Read - Fake WhatsApp message claims free internet for three months, don't fall for itAlso Read - Vi (Vodafone Idea) is now focusing on growing broadband business with You Broadband
“Vodafone will launch its 4G services in Kolkata by end of calendar year 2015. Key business corridors will be part of the first wave of the 4G roll-out, which will be launched across the circle in a phased manner,” a Vodafone release said. “Testing of 4G services has commenced successfully. Also Read - DoT permits telecom service providers to go ahead with 5G trials
Vodafone India has partnered with leading global technology infrastructure service providers for the network roll-out,” it said. The telecom major said Kolkata with 25 percent of data revenues is one of the top data markets for Vodafone in India and was growing at more than 50 percent YoY.
We are the leading service provider in Kolkata and our customers have a lot to look forward to. We will continue to pursue our customer-centric strategy of continuing to meet their evolving needs for better and smarter connectivity for both voice and data,” Vodafone India business head Kolkata and West Bengal, Anand Sahai said.
Earlier this month Vodafone announced that it will launch its 4G services in Mumbai by December. We are the leading service provider in Mumbai and our customers have a lot to look forward to.” said Ishmeet Singh, business head-Mumbai, Vodafone India. “We are excited to launch our new 4G services in the superior 1800 MHz band in Mumbai, he added.