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Airtel’s Open Network will show network coverage quality across India

Airtel Open Network interface is available on Airtel's website and and myAirtel app.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: June 16, 2016 4:19 pm
Airtel, Open network, Airtel open network, see Airtel tower, Airtel tower map, see Airtel mobile coverage, call drop, call drop Delhi, telecos, telecom, technology, technology news Airtel Open Network interface is available on Airtel’s website and and myAirtel app.

Telecom major Bharti Airtel announced launch of a new platform — Open Network — that will show users the status of its network coverage and quality map across the country.

“With this initiative, we are establishing complete transparency with regard to our mobile network and opening ourselves to customer scrutiny and feedback. Airtel customers can now take charge of network issues and be part of the solution,” Bharti Airtel MD and CEO for India and South Asia, Gopal Vittal said in a statement.

This is being seen as a first of its kind initiative from an industry player to throw open its mobile network information to customers. The new interface will display Airtel’s mobile network coverage and signal strength across India in addition to network site deployment status.

The interface is available on Airtel’s website and and myAirtel app. It will also allow customers to report their network related issues, the statement said.

“In addition, customers can also contact the Airtel Call Centre or walk into any of the Airtel Flagship Stores across the country to report their network related issues. All Airtel call centres and Flagship Stores have been specially equipped with solutions based on the new interface to respond to network related issues,” it claimed.

Airtel has also reduced call drop benchmark compliance voluntarily by 25 per cent to 1.5 per cent from 2 per cent mandated by telecom regulator Trai. As per Trai’s norm, not more than 2 per cent call on a network should automatically get disconnected in a quarter.

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  1. Raja Thakur Asta
    Jan 12, 2018 at 9:19 am
    Network is very slow 284202
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      Jintu kataki
      Nov 29, 2017 at 10:11 pm
      784169 Howajan sonitpur Lakhimpur Dist Border (Assam) need 4g this area 3g very poor ....
      1. A
        Sep 2, 2017 at 5:37 am
        Network very slow this area 522415
        1. R
          Aug 25, 2017 at 11:36 am
          Hi. I very poor network in my village PlZ do you Install tower .sir
          1. G
            Jul 31, 2017 at 8:01 pm
            Very very bad network in area pin code no. 177208 and in this area no 3g or 4g signal not even full 2g signal please do something
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