Bengaluru: Vodafone India continues its aggressive network investment in Karnataka to provide the best data experience to its 7.78 million subscribers. With the roll out of 5400+ new sites, Vodafone services are now present in 11,000+ towns in Karnataka. With this addition, Vodafone SuperNetTM 4G is now present in 800+ towns in the state. These state of the art sites strengthen Vodafone’s network in Karnataka, providing seamless connectivity to a highly data savvy customer base.
Vodafone launched the world’s largest SuperNetTM 4G services in Karnataka in early 2016 to deliver a superior data experience to its subscribers. Since then, Vodafone has expanded its SuperNetTM 4G footprint to major towns including Mysuru, Bengaluru, Mangalore, Belgaum, Hubli- Dharwad, Bellary, Udupi, Shimoga, Bidar, Hassan, Hospet, Davangere, Chitradurga, Gulbarga, Raichur, Tumkur, Bhadravati, Gadag-Betigere, Bijapur and more.
Amit Kapur, Business Head – Karnataka, Vodafone India, said, “We are proud to announce that over 800 towns in Karnataka are now covered by Vodafone SuperNetTM 4G service. With a highly technology savvy customer base, Karnataka is a strong growth market for Vodafone. The rate of smartphone adoption and consumption of mobile data is perceptibly high and our customers need consistently superfast data speeds. Over the past year, Vodafone has invested over Rs 1200 crores on ramping up network, setting up 5400+ additional sites across 800+ towns and ensuring all 3G sites are enhanced to 4G technology. We remain committed to continuing to invest on technology, products and services to ensure sure our customers in Karnataka enjoy a superior mobile voice and data experience.”
To make the experience richer and enhance value add, Vodafone offers multiple propositions to its consumers ranging from highly aggressive data products, attractive handset tie-ups, entertainment & utility Apps like Vodafone Play, My Vodafone App and Vodafone M-pesa. Vodafone also has a large retail footprint with 650+ retail stores spread across prominent localities across the region, making it convenient for customers to access Vodafone’s products and services.
About Vodafone India:
Vodafone India is a 100% fully owned subsidiary of the Vodafone Group Plc. with operations across the country serving over 209 million customers (over 114 million in rural areas). Commencing operations in 2007, Vodafone is today India’s largest foreign direct investor, with a robust, award-winning business and committed for the long term. Vodafone Business Services serves the needs of enterprises and government by providing total telecommunications (Voice and Data) solutions across mobility and wireline platforms. Our mobile wallet, M-Pesa is a unique and innovative money transfer service from Vodafone that fosters financial inclusion.
Committed to optimizing the near-ubiquitous reach of mobile telephony to address national developmental priorities, the Vodafone Foundation partners is actively engaged in community development initiatives especially in the domains of m-Women, m-Agriculture, m-Education and Disaster Relief. Building on its global experience and expertise, an outreach across India and offering a comprehensive portfolio of technologies- 2G, 3G & 4G, Vodafone is uniquely positioned to actualize the vision of Digital India
Globally, Vodafone is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and provides a range of services including voice, messaging, data and fixed communications. Vodafone has mobile operations in 26 countries, partners with mobile networks in 49 more, and has fixed broadband operations in 19 markets. As of 30th June 2017, Vodafone had 523.5 million mobile customers and 18.5 million fixed broadband customers, including India and all of the customers in Vodafone’s joint ventures and associates. For more information, please visit www.vodafone.com.