Bharti Airtel has doubled its network size by installing 1.8 lakh mobile sites in the past two years. The deployment is part of the company’s ‘Project Leap’ under which the company committed to invest Rs 60,000 crore over a period of three years beginning November 2015.
The telecom major has also doubled its overall transmission capacity and increased the mobile backhaul capacity by eight times to roll out high speed broadband network with 4G and 3G coverage in all 22 telecom circles. Further, the company has added over 14,500 km of fibre in its national network during the past two years.
Bharti Airtel is a leading integrated telecommunications company with operations in 17 countries across Asia and Africa. The company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.