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Airtel Uganda Subsidizes Data Costs With Bigger Packages


Last year, Airtel Uganda announced a significant network expansion; upgrading to 4G LTE and offering 3G connection across the country.

During the event, where the Prime Minister; The Rt. Hon Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda was chief guest, the company’s Managing Director; V.G Somasekhar said the advancement- a first for Uganda was determined to provide affordable connectivity across the country.

In his remarks, Somasekhar noted that mobile connectivity has the power to transform the socio-economic standing of both individuals and communities and noted Airtel Uganda’s commitment to this task.

In addition to enjoying faster internet speeds, Airtel customers can now take advantage of the telecom operator’s current offer which gives up to 200% bonus on purchased data blasta data bundles.

At the same price, subscribers receive larger internet packages, allowing them to do more at no extra cost.

Airtel Uganda’s Marketing Director; Indrajeet Kumar said the offer has been specifically crafted to meet the needs of an advancing and data consuming market.

“We believe that our customers deserve the best services and products at affordable pricing. Our data packages always been tailor made to meet the specific needs of our various customers. With this offer, we want to give our subscribers the opportunity to do more at the same cost. For example, if you purchase our 1GB data blasta bundle, you will receive 2GB extra at no additional cost.”

Kumar concluded by echoing Airtel’s commitment to Uganda- “We are determined to keep innovation and customer satisfaction at the center of our work in Uganda. This way, we are confident that we will create products and services which will make the lives of millions of Ugandans easier and ultimately, more productive.”

To access the bonus offer and other internet packages, dial *175# and dial yes.

Frequency Bundle Name Bundle Price Data Volume
Daily Daily_10MB 250 10MB
Daily_40MB 500 40MB
Daily_100MB 1,000 100MB
Daily_300MB 2,000 300MB
Daily_400MB 3,000 400MB(Valid for 3 Days)
Daily_1GB 5,000 1GB (Valid for 3 Days)
Weekly Weekly_100MB 2,000 100MB
Weekly_350MB 5,000 350MB
Weekly_1GB 7,000 1GB
Weekly_850MB 10,000 850MB
Weekly_3GB 15,000 3GB
Weekly_5GB 20,000 5GB
Monthly Monthly_25MB 1,500 25MB
Monthly_300MB 5,000 300MB
Monthly_700MB 10,000 700MB



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