Tata Docomo expands its 3G network in Kerala


Kochi: Tata Docomo, the unified brand of Tata Teleservices, today announced their 3G network expansion plans across Kerala circle. As a part of 3G enhancement, the company is scaling up its network with additional 300+ new 3G Towers across Kerala. All major Towns and DHQs will be covered across Kerala.

Briefing the media, Ashok Ghose, MBU Head – Karnataka & Kerala Circles, Tata Teleservices said, “We are very excited about the announcement of our network expansion plans as they are planned strategically in line with the company’s business focus of closer customer engagement and enhanced customer experience. Kerala being one of our key markets in the south region due to the rapid uptake of subscriber base has been a prime investment markets for us. The growing popularity and penetration of smartphones has led to a burgeoning demand for high speed data services and with our superior network quality our customers in Kerala can now have a seamless experience and superior connectivity while choosing our wide range of Tata Docomo products at affordable prices.”

109 new towers are added in this financial year across Chavakkad, Chenganassery, Cherthala, Kannur, Kasaragod, Palakkad, Thalassery and Varkala. 200 + new 3G Towers are in pipeline for this Quarter. With this we are one of the fastest growing 3G Network in Kerala.

Tata Docomo has launched an innovative data pack for its customers in Kerala which offers 1GB high speed 3G data, at an economical price of INR 189. Additionally, Tata Docomo customers can now dial USSD Code *141*000# through their Tata Docomo pre-paid number to avail 100MB of free 3G data as a part of this inaugural offer. This offer is applicable only in newly launched 3G Towns.

In addition to the current expansion plans, Tata Docomo now has a strong footprint across the circle. It has also spruced up its distribution channel to get closer to its customers and now have 128 distributors and 17,000 retail touch points and 50 advanced branded retail stores in the region. This network expansion will further strengthen Tata Docomo’s position to ensure that its rapidly growing customer base enjoys seamless and superior voice & 3G data services.

Kerala IT News