As scheduled, Chief Minister of Assam Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma inaugurated the Jio 5G service in Guwahati. At the event, Reliance Jio also launched True 5G-Powered Wi-Fi services at the popular Maa Kamakhya Temple complex. The company will offer 5G powered high-quality WiFi inside the temple premises to all visiting devotees for free.
Jio demonstrated the benefits of True 5G in the Healthcare sector to Dr. Biswa. It showcased Revolutionary solutions such as Jio Community Clinic medical kit, AR-VR-based healthcare with JioGlass and Smart Healthcare Solutions like TeleRadiology, Connected Ambulance.
Speaking at the event, the Chief Minister of Assam, said, “I am happy to launch Jio’s True 5G service in Guwahati. I believe True 5G has the power to democratize the healthcare infrastructure across the varied geography of Assam.”
For the deployment of True 5G in Assam, Reliance Jio is investing over Rs 2,500 crore in addition to the existing Rs 9,500 crore investment. In conformity with Jio’s national 5G rollout timeline, all cities and villages of Assam will have True 5G coverage by December 2023.
“Today, we demonstrated how Jio True 5G technology will benefit the people of Assam and North-East in the field of advanced healthcare with its reliable wireless network. There are many such benefits across agriculture, education, e-governance, IT, SME, automation, Artificial Intelligence, gaming, and many more. We are grateful to the Assam Government for extending their support in digitizing Assam,” said a Jio spokesperson.
Apart from Assam, Reliance Jio has today also launched True 5G in 7 additional cities across 4 states of Karnataka (Hubli-Dharwad, Mangalore, Belgaum), Kerala (Chertala), Telangana (Warangal, Karimnagar) and Maharashtra (Solapur).