Airtel launches 4G services in Guruvayoor and Kottayam in Kerala

With Airtel striving to push its 4G LTE network to cover all parts of the country, the company has now launched its services in Guruvayoor and Kottayam in Kerala.


Airtel has announced the launch of its 4G LTE services in Guruvayoor and Kottayam in Kerala, thus offering 4G services to 150 towns in the state. The services can be availed over a range of devices including mobile phones, dongles, 4G hotspots and CPEs (customer premise equipment). Subscribers with a 4G enabled smartphone can upgrade to a 4G SIM at their nearest Airtel retail touch points.

Speaking about the launch, George Mathen, Hub CEO – Kerala & Tamil Nadu, Bharti Airtel, said, “We launched Kerala’s First 4G Network in Kochi last August and in just eight months our 4G presence has spread to 150 towns. As customers in Kerala 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. We recently launched “Project Leap”, our national network transformation drive, and look forward to augmenting our 4G presence in Kerala and deliver a compelling network experience for our customers now and in years to come.”