Telecom firm Bharti Airtel on Thursday introduced the launch of its Fiber-To-The-Dwelling (FTTH) broadband service – Airtel Xstream Fiber – in Ladakh and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. By 2025, Airtel Xstream Fiber plans to scale its footprint to 2000 cities, based on an announcement by the corporate.
“Airtel Xstream Fiber expands FTTH community to India’s farthest corners… launches high-speed broadband companies in Ladakh and Andaman and Nicobar Islands,” the corporate stated.
stated it has grow to be the primary personal ISP to roll-out FTTH broadband in these distant geographies and convey high quality digital entry to clients by connecting them to the information superhighway.
Airtel Xstream Fiber’s high-speed broadband is on the market to clients in Leh in Ladakh, and Port Blair in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The corporate plans to scale the service to different key areas within the areas within the coming months.
The publish pandemic period has led to a surge in demand for high-speed broadband in properties, particularly for work at home, on-line studying in addition to on-line leisure, Vir Inder Nath, CEO – Broadband enterprise, Bharti Airtel famous.
“Airtel is investing aggressively to serve this buyer want and plans to increase its FTTH footprint to 2000 cities throughout the nation over the following three years and contribute to a digitally linked India,” Nath added.
Airtel Xstream Fiber had over 4.8 million clients as of March 31, 2022. It’s out there in 847 cities and cities throughout India and goals to scale this footprint to 2000 cities by 2025.
The corporate plans to develop its put in house broadband passes by 150 % to 40 million over the identical interval.