Taking a significant stride in the direction of its mission of accelerating digital inclusion within the underserved areas of Pakistan, Zong 4G has gained a USF mission to energy some areas of rural Balochistan with high-speed cellular broadband.
The Universal Service Fund (USF) has awarded Zong with a contract to offer high-speed cellular information providers in 227 unserved areas of Jaffarabad, Naseerabad & Sohbatpur.
As quickly as infrastructure deployment of the mission is full, over 1.3 million folks of the main focus areas in Balochistan will achieve to Zong’s best-in-class 4G companies which are quick, solid, and reasonably priced. The partnership will help the nationwide agenda of large-scale digital inclusion to empower society and switch the advantages of ICT expertise to the lots for making a Digital Pakistan.
“We’re pushed by our devotion to serve the size and breadth of Pakistan by connecting the unconnected and giving the plenty, particularly the individuals of distant and rural areas, simple and reasonably priced entry to the limitless alternatives that the ICT applied sciences deliver,” stated Zong spokesperson. “We’re grateful to USF for trusting us for deploying Zong 4G’s community and offering GSM and web entry to these underserved communities.”
Since its inception, Zong has been on the forefront of digital transformation in Pakistan, striving to deliver the unserved and underserved areas and much underneath the folds of connectivity and digital inclusion. The corporate has taken industry-leading steps to break through digitalization within the nation and make it prepared for future applied sciences like 5G.
Moreover many different accolades, Zong’s community superiority was additionally just lately acknowledged by Opensignal – an unbiased international commonplace for analyzing shopper cellular expertise – which ranked Zong one of the best within the prime 5 service areas that embrace Video Expertise, Obtain Pace Expertise, Add Pace Expertise, 4G Availability, and 4G Protection Expertise.