Vodafone India has invested nearly Rs 1,300 crore for expanding its network and distribution in Kolkata and Rest of Bengal circles in FY 2017-18.
Vodafone’s 4G network covers 37,049 villages and 2,380 towns including all the key towns such as Darjeeling, Gangtok, Bashirhat, Nabadwip, Bardhaman, Durgapur, Asansol, Bolpur, Krishnanagar, Midnapore, Kharagpur and Berhampore.
Arvinder Singh Sachdev, business head – Kolkata & Rest of Bengal, Vodafone India, is responsible for achieving the growth in Bengal.
The telecom company has invested over Rs 10,000 crore till date in Kolkata and Rest of Bengal.
# Over Rs 10,000 crore investment till date
# Largest subscriber base with more than 2.6 crore customers across
# Rolled out SuperNet 4G in 2,320 towns in 12 months
# has 21,000+ sites across Kolkata and Bengal
Vodafone now has approximately 21000+ sites in Kolkata and Rest of Bengal circle covering over 98 percent of the total population.
Vodafone has decided to keep their stores open on Sundays. Vodafone rolled out this initiative first in Kolkata with keeping 6 of their flagship stores (South City, Park Street, Dum Dum, Jashore Road, Salt Lake City Centre, Tollygunge) open on Sundays.