Batelco extends mobile coverage to Jarada Island

15 Jul 2020

Batelco has announced the extension of mobile coverage to Jarada Island, a popular destination with visitors and boaters located 32km east of Manama. The company claims it is the only Bahraini mobile network operator (MNO) to deliver coverage to the sand island, enabling customers to use voice, data and video call services.

Commenting on the development, Batelco General Manager Networks Rashid Mohamed noted: ‘Batelco achieved the new coverage of Jarada Island by its highly skilled team of technicians deploying a custom-made solution to achieve improved range and quality of radio coverage over the sea, a testament to the ongoing improvement of the Batelco network.’