CONNECT launches 'Wireless Broadband' in Punjab

Mohali, September 22, 2011

  • Connect rolls-out "Wireless Broadband" in Chandigarh Tri-city
  • Plans extensive rollout across Punjab

Connect the market leader in Wire-line and Broadband business today announced the roll-out of its Wireless Broadband service in Punjab. Offering high speed internet through a wireless medium, CONNECT Wireless Broadband will enable users to access internet through their Laptops, PCs, Tablets, Wi-fi enabled phones in the wireless vicinity. Mr. Prem Ojha, Business Head, Connect Wireline & Broadband, launched the Connect Wireless Broadband during a Press conference held at Connect Head office in Mohali.

Offering a wide range of Plans with internet speeds ranging from 512 Kbps up to 2 Mbps, CONNECT Wireless Broadband offers high speed Wireless Broadband at the most competitive price. The acquisition cost is as low as Rs 500. Apart from the aggressive pricing of modem hardware, CONNECT offers monthly subscription plans starting from Rs 447 going up to Rs 1497.

High speed plans with better connectivity, a multi-user interface and the convenience of use makes CONNECT Wireless Broadband ideal for video streaming, faster downloads and superior internet browsing.

Speaking on the launch occasion, Mr. Prem Ojha, Business Head, CONNECT Wireline & Broadband, said, CONNECT has started its Wireless Broadband service in residential societies of Chandigarh Tri-city. The company will launch 25 Clusters in the October to December quarter to cover over 10000 households of Tri-city. We are confident that our aggressive pricing and seamless high-speed internet will make CONNECT Wireless Broadband a preferred choice for internet users across Punjab.

Products & Services

CONNECT is continuously innovating new products and services thus bringing value additions for customers. Over the next few months Connect plans to add over 15 new services to its VAS portfolio. This is aimed at providing a wholesome experience to its customers. These services would range from Jyotish on call to a Comedy Portal. The recently launched Women’s Portal and Mantras have received tremendous response and have truly benefited users from all walks of life.

CONNECT is ramping this up with more offers for its customers. Connect has tied up with the best antivirus service provider M/s F-Secure to bring Antivirus solutions for its customers. These services are available to Connect users at lower than market prices.

About CONNECT

CONNECT is an India-based Unified Access Services Licensee in Punjab Telecom Circle, which consists of Punjab, the Union Territory of Chandigarh and Panchkula. The Company also provides a full gamut of telecommunication services, which includes voice telephony, both wireline and fixed wireless, code division multiple access (CDMA) based mobile, Internet services, broadband data services and a range of value added service viz., centrex, leased lines, voice mail and video conferencing.