Idea launches 4G services in Pune and Nashik

Further extending its 4G LTE services in the Maharashtra circle, Idea has now launched its 4G services in Pune and Nashik.


Idea Cellular has announced the launch of its 4G LTE services in Pune and Nashik in Maharashtra. It expects to cover 430 towns in the circle with a population of 3.3 crore customers. The company is offering services on the portfolio which comprises of 900, 1800, 2100, 2300 and 2500 MHz bands.

As part of its rollout, Idea is offering a complimentary 4G SIM upgrade together with promo offer with free 1 GB of 4G data. The data packs start at Rs. 47. The company has launched an 4G handset upgrade offer where user gets 9 GB free 4G data along with 1GB 4G/3G pack, and 1GB at Rs. 51 with an upfront payment of Rs. 1498. The company is also offering 4G dongles, 4G Mi-Fi and Home Wi-Fi services in the region.

Speaking about the rollout, Rajat Mukarji, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Idea Cellular, “Idea has successfully transitioned to become a pan-India wireless broadband service provider, readying our over 186 million customers for the Digital age. With nearly 900 MHz spectrum in both FDD and TDD bands, Idea is preparing itself to substantially enhance customer’s Wireless Data experience and capture a higher share of the exponentially growing Mobile Data business. As the oldest and largest mobile operator in Maharashtra & Goa, Idea continues to invest in the market and lead the digital experience for our customers.