Uninor to provide Free Emergency Calling during Maha Kumbh Mela
It’s that time of year when the mad rush to the Maha Kumbh Mela starts and the telecom operator Uninor India is going to to provide Free Emergency Calling and maps of the area during Maha Kumbh Mela. Uninor which is a joint venture Norway based Telenor and Unitech Ltd will provide emergency communication support to the millions of Kumbh Mela visitors. It has setup a network of Assistance Booths for the one of the largest spiritual events in India.
“Maha Kumbh Mela is one of India’s largest events in terms of the number of people who visit it and Uninor is proud to be a part of this. We understand the needs of our customers and Uninor’s emergency assistance booths have been set up to help customers, thereby reinforcing our commitment to helping our customers in every possible way” said Mr. Allan Bonke, Executive Vice-President, Delhi Hub, Uninor.
Maha Kumbh Mela is attended by over 50 million people, making it probably the largest such gathering in the world. Uninor has also extended its presence in and around the city to further strengthen its reach and service to support the large number of visitors at the Maha Kumbh Mela.
Maha Kumbh Mela, Uninor tied up with the Kumbh Mela Committee to install the Uninor Emergency Assistance booths to provide free mobile phone services to the visitors of Maha Kumbh Mela for making emergency calls. During these months of Kumbh Uninor has also extended its reach to ensure better accessibility by adding more retail points in this area.
Uninor is currently operational in eight circles of UP (West), UP (East), Bihar, Orissa, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh.