Reliance Communications has launched its wireless internet service ‘Netconnect Plus’ in 100th city, Hassan. Netconnect Plus has a downlink speed of upto 3.1 Mbps and a separate uplink speed of upto 1.8 Mbps. According to the company, the internet service offers the fastest speeds in wireless broadband, making it ideal for video streaming, video surveillance, rich media content and superior Internet browsing. Announcing the launch in Hassan, Swaminathan Hub Head Karnataka, Reliance Communications, said, “The launch of Netconnect Plus is an important milestone for Reliance and will act as a catalyst in the government’s effort to drive broadband penetration in India. Reliance Netconnect Plus will significantly enhance the broadband coverage in India and make broadband Internet available to customers in many areas and localities that have been waiting for years to be broadband enabled.” The wireless Net connect service will ride on RCOM’s pan-India digital network spanning over 175,000 kilometres of fibre optic cable systems. This network is capable of supporting best-of-class services spanning the entire communications value chain.