Punjab recently got blessed with 3G services of 3 leading telecom companies of India. Idea was the one who was owning the 3G licence while Airtel and Vodafone launched 3G with help of ICR service. For now Idea 3G in only available in 6 cities.They are Ludhiana, Chandigarh, Malerkotla, Nawanshahr, Jagraon and Nabha. Users in these areas can access the 3G services of all the three operators.
We received many mail of our visitors asking how to activate Idea 3G and 3G data plans in Punjab. Here are the steps to activate Idea 3G and 3G data plan in Punjab.
Steps to activate Idea 3G in Punjab
If you are already a Idea 2G customer the you can upgrade yourself to 3G just by sending a SMS. Here are the steps to convert your Idea 2G in to Idea 3G in Punjab.
- Open Message box.
- Type ACT3G.
- Send it to 12345.
- Now turn on 3G mode from your phone settings.
- You will get 3G network.
If you have not recharged with 3G data packs. We have a few steps through which you can activate 3G Data pack of Idea punjab from your mobile balance.
Steps to activate Idea 3G Data plans in Punjab
- Dial *789#.
- Various plans will be given.
- Rs 9 – 35 MB – 1 Day Validity.
- Rs. 19 – 80 MB – 2 Day Validity.
- Rs. 56 – 200 – 7 Day Validity.
- Choose one pack.
- When your pack will be activated then balance will be deducted from your main balance and you will receive a conformation Message.
You can also choose other plans by Dialing 121.
All the above given steps to activate Idea 3G and 3G Data plans in Punjab are tested before posting. These method may fail in case Idea make any changes. Idea reserve right to do so. If you faced and problem with the above given methods then comment it below.