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India adds 5 mln mobile subscribers in January

Monday 11 May 2020 | 09:42 CET | News
India ended January with 1.177 billion telecoms subscribers, which represents an increase of 4.58 million users from the previous month, according to a report from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The number of mobile subscribers increased by 5 million to 1.156 billion, while the number of fixed-line subscribers fell by 420,000 to 20.58 million.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Bharti Airtel / BSNL / MTNL / Reliance Jio / TRAI / Vodafone / Vodafone Idea
Countries: India
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