PTCL is Transforming Its Network with FTTC and FTTH Throughout Pakistan: CEO



PTCL, the largest broadband internet service provider in the country, is doing massive upgradation that will ultimately transform the company and the broadband experience it offers to hundreds of thousands of customers, revealed Dr. Daniel Ritz, CEO of PTCL in a interview.


After transformation, FTTC (Fibre to the Curb) MSAGs will be deployed with fiber connectivity from the exchanges and they will be available with-in 1 to 1.5 KM of every home user.

Media of MSAGs till the end customer will be either upgraded to copper or fiber to the home (FTTH), depending on demand in the area.

After transformation, the speeds that customers can expect will be:

  • FTTH customers: 50Mbps and 100 Mbps
  • Copper Customer: 8-20Mbps

Once the network upgradation is completed, PTCL will be offering high speed triple play package at competitive pricing.


FTTH deployment / up-gradation is in process in major cities like Lahore & Islamabad.