Bharti Airtel planning to start rolling out 5G services in August
10th Aug 2022

Bharti Airtel is planning to start rolling out 5G services in August and cover all towns and key rural areas of the country by March 2024.  As per the company, detailed network rollout plans for 5,000 towns in India are completely in place. This will be one of the biggest rollouts in its history.

The company in the recently-concluded spectrum auction acquired 19,867.8 MHz frequencies by securing a pan-India footprint of 3.5 GHz and 26 GHz bands and select purchase of radiowaves in the low and mid-band spectrum for a total consideration of Rs 43,040 crore.

Bharti Airtel is a leading integrated telecommunications company with operations across Asia and Africa.