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Robi maintains 4.5G network with 7,000 4.5G sites

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Thursday 16 August, 2018 10:15:07 pm

Robi maintains 4.5G network with 7,000 4.5G sites

Dhaka, Aug 16 (UNB)- The leading digital service provider of Bangladesh, Robi, has recently reached the milestone of on-airing 7,000 4.5G sites.

This significant milestone has widened Robi’s 4.5G network to 532 out of 544 thanas and 477 out of 490 Upazilas, covering 64 percent of the country’s population.

Robi is also the first digital operator to have achieved the milestone of three million 4.5G customers.  

Commenting on this stellar achievement, Robi’s Chief Technology Officer, Medhat El Husseiny said “Our commitment to take 4.5G network to the entire country was very clear from the beginning.” 

“Robi 4.5G service was launched on 20th February in all 64 districts. Riding on the momentum, Robi ended the month of June with 6,100 4.5G sites and reached the milestone of 7,000 4.5G sites within less than six months from launching the service”, he said. 

“Currently Robi 4.5G network was covering 98 percent thanas and upazilas of the country. This is a continuation of Robi leading position in the market with the largest 4.5G network of the country”, he added.