MTS launches high-speed data service on Jaipur-Delhi highway

MTS launches high-speed data service on Jaipur-Delhi highway

Jaipur: Telecom service provider Sistema Shyam TeleServices on Thursday announced the launch of seamless high speed data (HSD) connectivity on the Jaipur-Delhi national highway.

With this launch, the company’s brand -- MTS -- claims to have become the first telecom operator in the country to offer seamless HSD connectivity on the 265-km-long national highway between the national capital and the pink city.

This launch marks the beginning of a phased roll-out, wherein the company would launch HSD on some of the busiest national highways across the country, said MTS India chief operating officer (north and east region) Atul Joshi.

“With a view to enhance customer experience, MTS has prepared a blueprint to take the mobile broadband usage in the country to the next level in a phased manner. MTS will be launching seamless HSD services across some of the most important highways in the country," he said.

“Rajasthan is one of the most important markets for us, we would be investing close to Rs500 million during the full year 2011, which would be utilized for further expansion of our services in the circle," he added.