Reliance Jio just announced the launch of 5G services in Andhra Pradesh starting from Tirumala, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Guntur. Starting today, 26th December, Jio users in these cities will be invited to the Jio Welcome Offer, to experience Unlimited Data at up to 1 Gbps+ speeds, at no additional cost.
Honourable Minister for Industries & Commerce, Infrastructure & Investment, Information Technology, Govt. of AP, Shri. Gudivada Amarnath and The Honourable Chief Secretary, Govt. of AP, Shri. Dr. K. S. Jawahar Reddy, IAS, launched Jio True 5G and Jio True 5G Powered Wi-Fi services today at an event in Vijayawada.
Apart from their existing investment of Rs. 26,000 crores, additionally Jio has invested over Rs. 6,500 crores for deploying 5G network in Andhra Pradesh. More cities in the state will get 5G services in January 2023.
By December 2023, Jio 5G services will be made available in every town, taluka, mandalam and village of Andhra Pradesh, said Jio.
Jio 5G is already available in Kerala, Gujarat, Pune, Delhi-NCR region, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Varanasi.
Speaking at the event, Honourable IT Minister, Govt. Of AP, Shri. Gudivada Amarnath said:
I am happy to launch Jio’s True 5G services in Andhra Pradesh. 5G services in the long run will bring transformational benefits for the people of Andhra Pradesh.
Honourable Chief Secretary, Govt. Of AP, Shri. Dr. K. S. Jawahar Reddy, IAS said:
With the launch of Jio’s True 5G services, Andhra Pradesh is not just getting the best telecommunication network, but will open doors to growth opportunities in the areas of egovernance, education, healthcare, IT and SME business. Jio True 5G will also enable citizens and government to remain connected on real time basis and will also improve implementation and efficiency of government schemes till the last mile user.
Andhra Pradesh Government has special focus on the start-up ecosystem, and the advent of True 5G services by Jio will give a huge boost to the start-ups that are working on new technologies such as IoT, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning & Data Analytics. The advent of Jio True 5G will further propel these Start-ups in Andhra Pradesh and give them wings to fly.
Commenting at the occasion, Jio Spokesperson said:
We are excited to commence Jio True 5G in Andhra Pradesh. Jio True 5G network will expand across the length and breadth of the State within a short period of time.
Jio engineers are working round the clock to deliver True-5G benefits to every Indian, so that the transformational power and the exponential benefits of this technology can be experienced by every citizen of our great country.