More Airtel users in India was reportedly facing internet and signal interruption on Thursday. However, the company said it has restored the services.
According to the DownDetector website for tracking power outages, reports of power outages came from cities, including MumbaiDelhi, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, ChennaiKolkata and Guwahati, among other regions.
Several users took to Twitter to register their complaints about the Airtel outage. Twitterati branded Airtel services and Airtel India in their tweets and demanded a quick fix to the problem. They complained about zero networks, unable to access mobile internet, and some even reported problems with landline internet.
The interruption, which took place after kl. 16 Thursday led to over 3,500 complaints in a short time on Airtel’s website, DownDetector.com said.
The company noted that the services only went out for 15 minutes and have been restored.
This is the second such major power outage reported with Airtel. In March cities, including Jaipur, Lucknow, NagpurKolkata and Guwahati also experienced an Airtel blackout.