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Reliance Jio and state-run BSNL had been the one telecom operators to increase their subscriber base in February 2019, in step with knowledge launched by way of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday.
The subscriber base of Jio stood at round 29.72 crores in February, with an addition of 77.93 lakh customers over January. Disaster-hit BSNL controlled so as to add eight.99 lakh subscribers taking its overall tally to over 11.62 crores customers, the data showed.
The entire wi-fi subscriber base within the nation stood at round 118.36 crores, with a web addition of 17.07 lakh subscribers throughout the month below overview.
“Out of the full wi-fi subscribers (1,183.68 million), 1,022.62 million wi-fi subscribers had been energetic at the date of top VLR (customer location sign up) within the month of Feb-19. The percentage of energetic wi-fi subscribers used to be roughly 86.39 consistent with cent of the full wi-fi subscriber base,” TRAI mentioned in its remark.
The operator with the absolute best collection of subscribers, Vodafone Concept, misplaced essentially the most customers – 57.87 lakh – in February, pulling its subscriber base right down to round 40.93 crores.
Bharti Airtel, too, eroded its subscriber base by way of 49,896 customers, and by way of the top of February it had 34.03 crores subscribers, confirmed the TRAI knowledge.