Bhubaneswar: While Jio today launched its 5G service in Odisha’s Bhubaneswar and Cuttack cities, the same will be available in Rourkela, Berhampur, Puri, Sambalpur, and Balasore by February, a spokesperson of the company said.
“We are thrilled to launch Jio True 5G services in Odisha with the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. Soon, the True 5G network will expand rapidly across the length and breadth of Odisha, covering the cities of Rourkela, Berhampur, Puri, Sambalpur, and Balasore in Odisha by February 2023 and reach to every tehsil and taluk of Odisha by December 2023,” the spokesperson said.
“We feel very fortunate with all the love that Jio has received in Odisha. Jio commands more than two-third data market share. Two in every three smartphone users in Odisha use Jio. Jio engineers are working round the clock to deliver True-5G to every person in Odisha because of the transformational power of this technology and the exponential benefits it can deliver,” the spokesperson added.
Union Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw today launched the 5G services in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack at a function held at Campus-2 Auditorium of SoA University, Kalinga Nagar here in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
At the event, Jio created a unique True 5G experience zone and demonstrated the immersive benefits of 5G in the field of healthcare, through Jio community clinic medical kit, education, cloud gaming, smart office, smart city, and the revolutionary AR-VR device, Jio Glass. These benefits will bring transformational changes to the lives of people in Odisha. Reliance Jio and Bhubaneswar-based SoA University also signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on building a 5G lab and collaboration on relevant use cases.
Starting today, Jio users in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack will be invited to the Jio Welcome Offer, to experience Unlimited Data at up to 1 Gbps+ speeds, at no additional cost.