Telecom operator Idea Cellular’s 4G subscriber base has reached 6,80,000 in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, the company announced recently.
The Aditya Birla group company has 4G presence in 10 telecom circles in India and rolled out its 4G services about 6 months back. Its 3G subscribers are pegged at 22.90 mn, the company said.
Overall, the company has 44.01 million (41.35 million) data customers from 2G, 3G and 4G businesses.
The company’s 4G services coverage reached 3,946 towns and villages in 10 service areas — Maharashtra & Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh, Kerala, Haryana, Punjab, Karnataka, Orissa, NESA and Tamil Nadu including Chennai.