Vodaphone and idea two Indian telecom operators merging together. The new name has rebranded as ‘Vi’ as it looks for a “fresh start” three years.
“As the integration of two businesses is now complete, it’s time for a fresh start. That’s why we believe that now is the perfect time to launch Vi, one company which provides the strength of Vodafone India and Idea,” Vodafone Group CEO Nick Read said at a virtual conference on Monday.
“India is the second largest telecom market and the largest data consumer, globally. With 1.2 billion Indians accessing voice and data services at the world’s lowest tariffs across 500,000 villages, the ubiquitous wireless network in India is unmatched for its reach and impact in people’s lives,” said Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman of Aditya Birla Group and Vodafone Idea, at the conference today.
Now the two companies will work together and against Indian telecom gaint Jio. As a part of new initiative, the company announced new logo called VI and new app in which you can directly recharge and new website called myvi.in
Here is the way to get started
- How to recharge your idea or Vodaphone number through VI
- How to port your mobile number to VI ( Vodaphone, idea ) online