Vodafone expands it 4G footprint in over 5400 towns and villages of Assam and North East
Vodafone, one of India’s largest telecom operators, has been slowly rolling out its VoLTE services in different circles of India. But, there are some circles where Vodafone has poor or non-existent 4G coverage. Well, in a bid to get more people on the 4G bandwagon, Vodafone has now announced that it has expanded its 4G coverage in over 5400 towns and villages of Assam and North East circle.
Moreover, Vodafone has also said that it rolled out over 2750 sites in 2017 in this region to cater to the growing demand of its 5.5 Million customers. Apart from that, Vodafone in a press statement also said that it laid down over 600 kilometers of fibre network in the region to offer better connectivity.
Not just that, the telco also announced that it doubled the 4G bandwidth capacity of more than 840 cell sites in these circles by adding 5 MHz of more spectrum to the existing band. Having said that, Vodafone has also announced some new plans for its prepaid and postpaid customers in Assam and North East circle. Let’s take a look at each one of them.
Vodafone ₹9 Super Day Prepaid Pack
For ₹9, Vodafone prepaid customers are offered free local and STD voice calls, free roaming, 100 SMS, and, 100 MB data for a day.
Vodafone ₹68 Super Week Prepaid Pack
For ₹68, Vodafone prepaid customers are offered free local and STD voice calls and 500 MB data for 7 days.
Vodafone ₹199 Prepaid Plan
For ₹199, Vodafone prepaid customers get free local and STD voice calls, free roaming, 100 SMS per day, and 1.4 GB of data per day for 28 days which translates to a total of 39.2 GB of data.
Vodafone ₹349 Prepaid Plan
Vodafone prepaid customers doing a recharge of ₹349 are offered same benefits that customers doing recharge of ₹199 plan are offered, however, instead of 1.4 GB of data per day, customers doing a recharge of ₹349 plan get 2.5 GB of data per day for 28 days. This translates to a total of 70 GB of data.
Vodafone ₹458 Prepaid Plan
This prepaid plan comes with benefits that are similar that of ₹199 plan, but, it has a validity of 84 days, which means customers get a total of 117.6 GB of data.
Vodafone ₹399 RED Basic Postpaid Plan
With this plan, Vodafone RED postpaid customers are offered free local and STD voice calls, free roaming, access to Vodafone Play, 20 GB data, and, data roll-over of up to 200 GB.
Vodafone ₹499 RED Traveler R Postpaid Plan
This plan offers free local and STD voice calls, free roaming, 100 free SMS, access to Vodafone Play, Magzter subscription, 40 GB data, and, data roll-over of up to 200 GB.
Vodafone ₹999 RED Traveler L Postpaid Plan
This plan offers benefit similar to the plan mentioned above, but, the data offered is 75 GB and you also get free Netflix subscription.
“We are offering the best in class products in both prepaid and post-paid categories that are packed with unprecedented benefits and readily available at very affordable price points. We are incentivizing our customers to enjoy the Vodafone SuperNet data strong network by partnering with handset manufacturers and offering cashback over the widest spectrum of 4G smartphones across various price points. This is in line with our strategy to democratise data and make 4G more accessible. As our customers become more digital and data savvy, we continue to invest in technology, products and services to provide them the best of service and experience.” said Nidhi Lauria, Business Head – Assam & North East, Vodafone India.