Bharti Airtel has deployed Wi-Fi services in 115 luxury A/C buses plying in Hyderabad city through a partnership with Telangana State Road Transport Corporation. The service will operate in pilot mode for the first 6 months. Any user with a valid Indian mobile number can avail the first 20 minutes of usage free for a day, after which he/she will need to buy data packs starting at Rs 25 for 100 MB of usage. The WiFi service utilizes Airtel’s 4G network for Internet connectivity and provides access to all sites and application on the Internet. Users can connect to WiFi network manually via an One Time Password (OTP) sent to their mobile numbers. Note that In October 2014, Airtel had a similar tie-up with the Govt of Telangana to launch public Wi-Fi hotspots in 17 locations across Hyderabad. Other Airtel…
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