Vodafone leads GSM subscriber additions in India in July

Monday 18 August 2014 | 14:01 CET | News
India's GSM subscriber base grew by 4.85 million in July, according to figures from the Cellular Operators Association of India (Coai), cited by Economic Times. Vodafone India added 1.37 million new subscribers, registering a growth of 0.81 percent over previous month, followed by Idea Cellular with 1.11 million new connections. Aircel attracted 900,000 new GSM subscribers in the period, and Uninor saw 850,000 customer adds. Bharti Airtel added around 500,000 new customers in the month, bringing its total subscribers base to 209.76 million at 31 July.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Aircel / Bharti Airtel / Idea Cellular / Uninor / Vodafone India
Countries: India
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