Telenor to Expand its 3G Network to 32 Cities by September End

 

Telenor Pakistan has announced to expand its 3G footprint to 32 cities by end of September 2014. The announcement was made by Irfan Wahab Khan, Chief Marketing Officer, Telenor Pakistan today during a media roundtable here in Karachi.

During the fourth phase of commercial roll out, 3G services are being launched in:

  • Attock
  • Bahawalpur
  • Bannu
  • DI Khan
  • Jhelum
  • Kohat
  • Mardan
  • Muzaffargarh
  • Okara
  • Pakpattan
  • Sahiwal
  • Wah
  • Taxila
  • Entire Rawalpindi-Lahore G.T. Road.

Free trial of 3G services will be offered to Telenor Pakistan’s customers in these areas for two weeks. The subscribers will be notified about the end of free 3G trial service via SMS and Telenor Pakistan’s official website. Under the free 3G trial offer, customers can enjoy 50 MBs of free data every day. Data services on 2G will be charged as usual.

On this occasion, Irfan Wahab Khan, Chief Marketing Officer, Telenor Pakistan said, “With over 35 million customers, Telenor Pakistan is geared to serve its customer in the next wave of data growth. The fourth phase of commercial rollout of 3G services across the country has been initiated to add 13 more cities to our 3G network. Our 3G footprint, comprising both urban and rural areas, is yet another testament of our ambition to bring ‘Internet for All’. We strongly believe that internet is something for the mass population of Pakistan, and not just the select few.”

He further said that Telenor Pakistan has seen a healthy uptake in 3G customers in recent months and as a new growth area 3G is going to spur the device and applications eco-system in Pakistan, bringing in growth and economic opportunities.

“With Facebook, Whatapp, Twitter, Line and online classified etc spurring the growth, the average data volume usage of 3G customers is more than double the average data volume of 2G users,” Irfan added.

Cities Powered with Telenor 3G

No.City/Town3G Availability
1IslamabadAvailable Now
2RawalpindiAvailable Now
3LahoreAvailable Now
4KarachiAvailable Now
5MultanAvailable Now
6FaisalabadAvailable Now
7GujranwalaAvailable Now
8GujratAvailable Now
9PeshawarAvailable Now
10AbbottabadAvailable Now
11SargodhaAvailable Now
12SialkotAvailable Now
13Sarai AlamgirAvailable Now
14KharianAvailable Now
15Dera Ghazi KhanAvailable Now
16SwabiAvailable Now
17Mandi BahauddinAvailable Now
18QuettaAvailable Now
19HyderabadAvailable Now
20AttockAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
21BahawalpurAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
22BannuAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
23Dera Ismail KhanAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
24JhelumAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
25KohatAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
26MardanAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
27MuzaffargarhAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
28OkaraAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
29PakpattanAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
30SahiwalAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
31WahAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
32TaxilaAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial
33Lhe-Rwp GT RoadAvailable by Sep end with 2 Weeks Free Trial

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