Airtel launches 4G LTE trials in Rourkela, Tumkur, Manipal and Udupi

While Airtel has been rolling out its 4G LTE services across India, the company has now launched the services in Rourkela.


Bharti Airtel has announced the launch of 4G LTE trials in Rourkela in Odisha and Tumkur, Manipal and Udupi in Karnataka. As an introductory offer, the company is also offering a complimentary upgrade to Airtel 4G at same price as 3G for their existing subscribers. Customers with a 4G handset can upgrade to a 4G SIM at their nearest Airtel retail touch points in these circles.

Speaking about the launch, C. Surendran, CEO, Karnataka, Bharti Airtel Limited, said, “As customers in India show an increasing propensity for consuming data services, we at Airtel are excited to take the lead in introducing the market to the power of blazing 4G speeds. For us, customers are at the very core of everything we do and delivering a compelling service experience for them is our foremost priority. We want our existing customers to be the first ones to enjoy the Airtel 4G experience and are offering them a free upgrade to Airtel 4G at the same price as 3G. We are committed to build a truly world-class 4G network and thus look forward to our customers’ valuable feedback.”