Bharti Airtel has launched its high speed 4G and 2G services in 26 villages in Ladakh. These include Beyama, Apati, Derchiks, Lalung, Akchamal, Barchey, Lamsusando, Yogmakharbu, Sanjak, Silmo, Garkon, Yourbaltak, Khaltse, Skur Buchan, Damkhar, Dah, Tia, Leido, Takmachik, Skinding, Hemmis Shyk Pachan, Achinathang, Dragoo, Garkone, Batalik and Hanuthang.
Earlier, as part of its ongoing nationwide network transformation initiative – Project Leap, Airtel was the first operator to launch 4G services in Ladakh’s Leh, Kargil & Dras in December 2017. The expansion also marks second anniversary of the launch of 4G services in the region by Airtel.
Manu Sood, Hub CEO – Upper North, Bharti Airtel, said, “This is a New Year gift from Airtel to the people of Ladakh. We are pleased to bring cheers to thousands of locals in Ladakh with the launch of our 4G & 2G services and bring 26 new villages on the world map for 4G. We remain committed to the Government’s Digital India vision and will continue to invest in Ladakh.”