4G service to be launched soon in major cities of Nepal

Nepali population can soon expect 4G service in major cities of the Himalayan country.

Minister for Information and Communications, Sherdhan Rai, said this today in a press conference at the Tribhuvan International Airport upon his arrival home after participating in the 4G conference of telecommunications service providing bodies of the Asia Pacific Region. The conference was held in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand.

Sherdhan said that the 3G service would be expanded countrywide and the 4G service operated in major cities including in the Kathmandu Metropolitan City and other sub-metropolitan cities.

He said the experiences regarding operation of the 4G service were shared in the conference participated in by the representatives of telecommunication service providers of 12 different countries.