Airtel launches free public Wi-Fi hotspots in Gurgaon

Gurgaon has moved one step forward towards becoming fully digitally integrated with the launch of public wi-fi hotspots powered by Airtel in the process of digital India mission. After bagging contract from Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon (MCG) to launch Wi-Fi services in Gurgaon, Airtel launched it’s free wi-fi hotspots services in the city. The initiative was launched today by Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana.

Where and how to connect?

Starting today, people visiting MG Road, Sadar Bazaar, Sector 29 market and Sarhaul Village can enjoy free Wi-Fi sessions on their devices. Users will be able to enjoy a free daily quota limit of 30 minutes per day per device. A user will have to enable Wi-Fi on their device and select the ‘MSG powered by Airtel’ in the list of wi-fi networks available. Airtel customers can connect to the Wi-Fi using the Airtel Hangout app also.

Is there any charges?

One can continue to use the Wi-Fi services post 30 minutes also, however post 30 minutes they will be charged a nominal amount. While Airtel users will be charged on their data plan/packs, non-Airtel users will be able to buy online vouchers with affordable deals.


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