Idea launches 4G LTE services in Chennai

After rolling out 4G LTE services in eight major circles across India, Idea has now launched the services in Chennai.


Idea Cellular announced the launch of its 4G LTE services in Chennai. The services will be first rolled out in 20 districts, including major towns of Chennai, Madurai, Trichy, Salem, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Erode and Tirupur. The data packs range between Rs. 246 for 1 GB and Rs. 1497 for 12 GB. The operator is offering double data benefit for its new prepaid and post-paid subscribers.

Speaking about the launch, P Lakshminarayana, Chief Operating Officer- Corporate, Idea Cellular, said, “Since the last week of December 2015, Idea has rapidly rolled out its high-speed 4G LTE network to cover 8 major markets in India. By March 2016, our services will extend to 2 more key markets namely, Maharashtra & Goa, and North East, and by June 2016, Idea’s 4G footprint will cover 750 cities across 10 telecom circles.”