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New Delhi, Delhi, India, 2012/09/04 - Bharti Airtel, leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced the launch of 'my airtel' app for Airtel customers in India.
• First-of-its-kind by a telecom operator in India;
• Empowers customers to manage their Airtel services like postpaid, prepaid mobile connection, broadband, fixedline and digital TV, seamlessly.
Available at no additional cost, the app will allow Airtel customers across various services (mobile, fixed line, dth etc) to check their outstanding bills, recharge their accounts, make payment, activate deactivate any service; raise requests-complaints, at just a click of a button across. Further, using this, Airtel digital TV customers can also order movies and games, without any assistance from the customer care. Customers can download the application by simply logging into airtel.in/myairtel or visiting their device app store. Alternatively, they can also SMS 'myairtel' to 54321 or via a QR code.
K Srinivas, President-Consumer Business, Bharti Airtel said,"Data consumption in India has seen a sharp uptake. Today, Indian customers are increasingly accessing online content through cool apps as opposed to the conventional route of logging through browsers. In tune with these changes, we are pleased to launch our intuitive 'my airtel' app that has been designed to empower our customers and help them manage all their airtel services, effortlessly. The app comes with a smart layer of intelligence that will allow our customers to discover, access and self-manage a slew of services."
The usual download charges depending on the subscriber data connection will apply for downloading the application as well as accessing the application. For non-airtel internet users, there will also be one time SMS charge for authentication to their respective telecom operators.
About Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel Limited (airtel.com) is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 5 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company's product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G services, fixed line, high speed broadband through DSL, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G mobile services. Bharti Airtel had over 262 million customers across its operations at the end of July 2012.