India loses 13.7 mln telecom subscribers in November

Monday 14 January 2013 | 00:47 CET | News
The number of telephone subscribers in India fell to 921.47 in November, down by 13.70 million from October, according to figures from the Telecom Regularity Authority of India (Trai). The overall teledensity slipped to 75.55 from 76.75 a month earlier. The mobile subscriber base fell to 890.60 million from 904.23 million in the previous month, down by 1.51 percent, due to large scale disconnections of inactive subscribers by some operators. Private operators hold 88.19 percent of the mobile market share (based on subscriber base) whereas state-owned operators BSNL and MTNL hold a 11.81

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Categories: General
Companies: Bharti Airtel / BSNL / Hathway / MTNL / TRAI / You Broadband
Countries: India
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