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NT launches 4G service for prepaid users, Apple users to avail the service soon


Come up with Call for waiting and CRBT services, launches Facebook packs

Kathmandu, February 5, 2017: Nepal Telecom yesterday launched 4G service for its prepaid users in Kathmandu and Pokhara.

The announcement was made during a ceremony organised in the capital to mark NT’s 13th anniversary.

NT customers can now subscribe to 4G service by dialing *444#. As a promotional offer, NT is providing 100 MB data free of cost per day to its prepaid subscribers using 4G service. The offer will last for four days from the day of subscription.

According to NT, around 50,000 postpaid service users from Kathmandu and Pokhara have switched to 4G network so far, since the service’s launch for postpaid customers on January 1. NT expects the number of prepaid 4G service users to grow in a similar manner.

NT has also said that it has already signed an agreement with Apple. With this, Apple phone users in Nepal may be able to use 4G service by March 2017.

NT, meanwhile, has also re-introduced CRBT service and introduced call-waiting and call-forwarding services.

NT has also said GSM customers can subscribe to 100 MB Facebook pack with five-day validity for Rs 20. Likewise, NT has also donated Rs4 million to the Office of Kathmandu Metropolitan City to renovate Shanti Marga.