Earlier we have got the news that Vodafone and Idea have merged and we were confused about what to call this new merged brand! Now today on 7th September the giant telecom Vodafone Idea announced that from now on it will be known as Vi – pronounced as We
Apart from the new brand logo, we can see the minor changes in recharge plans too. MD & CEO of Vodafone Idea Limited – Ravinder Takkar stated that
“Vodafone Idea came together as a merged entity two years ago. Since then we have focus on integrating two large networks, our people and processes. And today I am delighted to present Vi, a brand that will bring important meaning to the lives of our customers. Indians are optimistic and want to get ahead in life. They would love a credible partner to help them on this journey. Vi’s positioning is built around this promise and will focus on meeting the customer needs to help them thrive”
Company stated that it would continue to invest and work on 4G wireless technology because Overall users of 4G are more than 1 billion in India. Our goal is to make progress in the digital economy, which can enable millions of users to connect to the digital revolution and build a better future of India.
After this news in the morning, the stock of Vodafone idea was 10% up today. As its a time to a fresh start for the company and that’s the main reason to launch Vi today. This one thing combine the strength of Vodafone and Idea. Now Company is in full confidence that it will continue to work for the better digital evolution. And with Vi, they are looking forward to supporting and ready to deliver great Vi Experience.
There can be changes in data plans and other recharge plans. But for now, let’s wait for the official announcement in upcoming days!