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Airtel tops one million user mark in Mumbai

Top Indian telecom provider Airtel has crossed the one million unique 5G user mark on its network in Mumbai .

Airtel was the first to roll-out 5G in the country and Mumbai was one among the first eight cities to get ultrafast Airtel 5G Plus .
Airtel ’ s 5G services are available in over 140 cities across the length and breadth of the country . The company has recently surpassed the 10 million unique customer mark on its 5G network nationally . Airtel is well poised to cover every town and key rural areas with Airtel 5G services by end of March 2024 .
Vibhor Gupta , CEO Mumbai , Bharti Airtel , said : “ The adoption of 5G has truly been remarkable with one million Mumbaikars already experiencing the ultrafast Airtel 5G Plus . We will continue to advance our network to more locations across the city allowing many more customers to enjoy superfast access to high-definition video streaming , gaming , multiple chatting , instant uploading of photos and more . The milestone is a testament to the city ’ s readiness in embracing the transformative power of 5G .”
Airtel 5G Plus is currently live in several key landmark locations in Mumbai , including The Gateway of India , Nariman Point , Film City , Bandra-Kurla Complex , Mumbai Metro junctions of Ghatkopar and Andheri and Chhatrapati Shivaji railway terminus .

Mitsubishi Tanasbe Pharma transforms human resources with automation

Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma , a leading

Japanese pharmaceuticals company , has turned to the UiPath Business Automation Platform to improve business operational efficiency that would not have been possible with only human labor .
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma aims to create hope for anyone facing an illness . The industry continues to face challenges in developing valuable drugs that truly meet the needs of patients , which makes new drug development more difficult year by year .
By introducing UiPath , Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma says it is promoting digital technology reform in its new drug development and overall business productivity .
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma assumed the RPA Center of Excellence , which consolidates all administrative tasks , including pharmaceutical information , accounting , general affairs and HR for companies under the entire group into a single point of contact .
From the beginning , in anticipation of an era of no-code / low-code development that does not use programming languages , the introduction of the system proceeded on a ‘ self-driven ’ basis , where on-site employees are encouraged to identify and automate target tasks on their own .
Rob Enslin , Co-Chief Executive Officer , UiPath , said : “ We are pleased to play a key role in Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Group ’ s automation journey , by helping them achieve operational efficiency and improve their digital capabilities . By augmenting their automation program with citizen development , Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma can future-proof its business and build a hybrid human-digital workforce of the future .”
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