Airtel Bangladesh Limited, the fastest growing telecom operator in Bangladesh, has launched its 3G services in Narshingdi with a colorful festive rally within the areas of the city yesterday, 20 November 2014. M Khourshed Alam, Zonal Business Manager, North East Zone, Sunny Kenneth Palmer, Zonal Sales Manager, Syed Bayzid Hasan and Nayan Chandra Das, Territory Managers of Narshingdi and other officials of Airtel Bangladesh Limited were present at the official inauguration of the 3G launch.
Airtel’s prime focus is to expand Bangladesh’s 3G network throughout the whole country and to deliver the most superior quality of experience to its customers. This initiative has been continued by launching Airtel’s 3G network in Narshingdi. The launch of 3G services in Munshiganj is a reflection of Airtel’s commitment to create new opportunities and further develop the city in terms of education, business and health services.
Airtel Bangladesh Limited has already covered significant areas of the major cities in the country; Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet, Gazipur, Narayanganj, Comilla, Bogra, Khulna, Rajshahi, Cox’s Bazar, Rangpur, Barisal, Chandpur, Manikganj, Tangail, Mymensingh, Jessore, Moulvibazar, Brahmanbaria, Bhairab, Kishoreganj , Munshiganj and now in Narshingdi.
PD Sarma, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Airtel in his statement said, “It gives us immense pleasure to introduce Airtel’s 3G services in Narshingdi. Narshingdi is a very important area for the growth of Airtel’s 3G network in Bangladesh. We are rapidly expanding our 3G network across the country. After launching 3G services in Narshingdi we believe that the people of this district will be benefitted from our best in class 3G services and the introduction of 3G services here will bring about positive changes in the economy.”
Airtel has introduced 3G services commercially in all divisional headquarters of the country by mid-2014 as per its commitment to BTRC. Areas which have been introduced under the 3G network in Narshingdi are Valanagor Bus Station, Narshingdi Govt. College, Zilla Stadium, Narshingdi Railway Station, Narshingdi Hospital, Fish & Vegetable Market, BRTC Bus Stop, Narshingdi Bus Terminal, UMC Jute Mill, Shaheprotap Bus Station, Pachdona Mor Bus stop, Mozammel Pvt. Hospital, Holiday Dream Park, Sekerchar Bus Stop, Madhabdi Bus Stop, Madhabdi Bazar and Madhabdi SP Institution. Airtel’s valued Customers can check the list of 3G available areas by dialing *121*7*4#, dialing 1212 or visiting www.bd.airtel.com/airtel3G.
The 3G services of Airtel are designed to enrich the lifestyle of customers in both urban and rural front. The services offered are focused heavily on entertainment, infotainment, edutainment, m-commerce, m-health etc. Airtel is already providing best in class services in these categories and with 3G coming into play, Airtel will be able to serve their customers better, based on their experience in the global front.
About Airtel Bangladesh Limited
Airtel Bangladesh Limited is one of the fastest growing mobile services providers in Bangladesh and is a concern of Bharti Airtel Limited, a leading global telecommunications services provider. The company offers a wide array of innovative mobile services, including voice, value added services, data and m-commerce products and is focused on expanding its state-of-the-art mobile network both for coverage and capacity.
About Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 4 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 303 million customers across its operations at the end of September 2014.