Thursday, April 1, 2010
at 7:24 PM
BSNL reveals that they have plans in progress that will give them at least 250,000 wimax users and this aim is for by the end of 2010.
Currently the BSNL wimax subscriber number is around 3000 users, which is not a lot and to reach 250,000 seems a long way, but BSNL assured that they will made this target by the end of 2010.
Wimax services were first launched in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh and Urban Service were started in Kerala.210 stations which are spread across the North and East of India. Wimax services launched in the more urban areas too which include places like Kerala and Punjab at a speed upto 37Mbps
With big plans from BSNL they are ready to set 1000 base stations in some rural areas. But the main time to find out when BSNL will be able to achieve the target of 250,000 is when they set out the tariff rate.BSNL is highly concentrating in the rural area to acheive this target.