[Original] Bharti Airtel today announced the launch of its 3G services in Durgapur, West Bengal. The services will include Video Calls, HD gaming, Mobile Comics Portal, Video Talkies and IPL live on Mobile TV.
With this launch Airtel 3G will be available in all 22 locations across India including Bengaluru, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi – NCR & Hyderabad.
“We are extremely pleased to announce the launch of 3G in Bengal telecom circle at Durgapur. Recognized as India’s eastern development centre, Durgapur is currently undergoing rapid growth across the areas of industrialization, IT, health and education. We are today delighted to announce the launch of Comics, Video Talkies and IPL on Mobile TV – thereby bringing in the complete power of 3G to our customers. Our innovative products are being enjoyed by over 2 million customers on Airtel 3G. Today we welcome customers in Durgapur to join in and leverage Airtel’s world class 3G network experience,” said Raghunath Mandava, Operations Director – East, Mobile Services, Bharti Airtel at the launch.
Airtel has also come up with Video Talkies portal which will allow Airtel customers to watch popular Bollywood and regional movies (including Bengali) in high quality. To subscribe, one need to send ‘3G’ to 54321, receive a WAP link for Airtel 3G Zone, select Video Talkies and choose from a wide range of top films and regional language categories. The service is available for Rs. 25 (per view) and Rs. 15 per week for 1 movie on a subscription basis.
To know more or Airtel 3G services call 12134 (toll free) or SMS ‘3G HELP’ to 121