Chandigarh, May 31, 2016 (kalsi):- Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider, today launched its Platinum 3G services for customers in Punjab. Airtel Platinum 3G, which is being offered on the efficient 900MHz spectrum band, offers a superior mobile experience to customers through faster mobile data speeds, significantly enhanced indoor data coverage and better voice clarity.


Airtel Platinum 3G is available in all 149 census towns across Punjab circle. With the combination of Airtel 4G and Platinum 3G, the Company has the largest and widest high speed internet network deployment in the state that offers its customers unparalleled mobile broadband coverage.


Airtel’s Platinum 3G network will also help further optimize the backend engagement between the network and mobile devices, thus allowing customers to enjoy extended battery life on their phones.


Commenting on the launch of Platinum 3G services in Punjab, Manu Sood, Hub CEO – Upper North, Bharti Airtel said,“We are delighted to launch Platinum 3G in all 149 towns across Punjab that will redefine mobile experience for our customers.With Platinum 3G and 4G Airtel has the largest and widest mobile broadband network deployment in the state and our customers can now enjoy superior data speeds, significantly enhanced indoor data coverage and better voice clarity across the state. This launch is part of Project Leap, Airtel’s nationwide network transformation initiative and underlines our commitment to our customers. We will continue to invest in network augmentation across Punjab to deliver best-in-class mobile services to our customers.”


Airtel is offering exciting introductory tariff plans for Platinum 3G:


  • Innovative Double Data 3G pre-paid packs that redefine affordability and offer great value to customers by providing additional data benefits at night, effectively doubling the data limits for customers. With the new packs, customers will be able to save up to 40% on recharges, when compared to existing data packs. e.g. with the new double data pack of Rs 298/-, customers will get 2GB data (1GB 3G regular + 1GB night) with the validity of 28 days.


Airtel has recently commenced the implementation of its network transformation program ‘Project Leap’ in Upper North. With a national investment of Rs. 60,000 Crores over the next three years, Airtel’s ‘Project Leap’ is a strategic company initiative aimed at perceptibly improving its network quality and delivering the best customer experience.


About Bharti Airtel                      

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company's product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high speed DSL broadband, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 358 million customers across its operations at the end of April 2016. To know more please visit,