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Telephone user base grows 0.51% to 1.19 billion in March

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million

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The number of subscribers in rose from 1,188.55 million at the end of February 2017 to 1,194.58 million at the end of March 2017, a monthly growth rate of 0.51 per cent, data published by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of (TRAI) said on Friday.

increased from 692.15 million to 692.97 million and from 496.39 million to 501.61 million during the same period.

The monthly growth rates of urban and were 0.12 per cent and 1.05 per cent respectively. The overall tele-density in went up from 92.59 to 92.98.

Total wireless subscribers increased from 1,164.20 million at the end of February 2017 to 1,170.18 million at the end of March 2017, a monthly growth rate of 0.51 per cent.

During the month of March 2017, a total of 6.03 million requests were received for mobile number portability (MNP).

With this, the cumulative requests increased from 266.73 million at the end of February 2017 to 272.76 million at the end of March 2017, since the implementation of

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million. Net addition in the wireline subscriber base was 0.05 million with a monthly growth rate of 0.22 per cent.

The share of urban and rural subscribers in total wireline subscribers was 84.24 per cent and 15.76 per cent respectively at the end of March 2017.

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Telephone user base grows 0.51% to 1.19 billion in March

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million
The number of subscribers in rose from 1,188.55 million at the end of February 2017 to 1,194.58 million at the end of March 2017, a monthly growth rate of 0.51 per cent, data published by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of (TRAI) said on Friday.

increased from 692.15 million to 692.97 million and from 496.39 million to 501.61 million during the same period.

The monthly growth rates of urban and were 0.12 per cent and 1.05 per cent respectively. The overall tele-density in went up from 92.59 to 92.98.

Total wireless subscribers increased from 1,164.20 million at the end of February 2017 to 1,170.18 million at the end of March 2017, a monthly growth rate of 0.51 per cent.

During the month of March 2017, a total of 6.03 million requests were received for mobile number portability (MNP).

With this, the cumulative requests increased from 266.73 million at the end of February 2017 to 272.76 million at the end of March 2017, since the implementation of

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million. Net addition in the wireline subscriber base was 0.05 million with a monthly growth rate of 0.22 per cent.

The share of urban and rural subscribers in total wireline subscribers was 84.24 per cent and 15.76 per cent respectively at the end of March 2017.
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Telephone user base grows 0.51% to 1.19 billion in March

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million

The number of subscribers in rose from 1,188.55 million at the end of February 2017 to 1,194.58 million at the end of March 2017, a monthly growth rate of 0.51 per cent, data published by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of (TRAI) said on Friday.

increased from 692.15 million to 692.97 million and from 496.39 million to 501.61 million during the same period.

The monthly growth rates of urban and were 0.12 per cent and 1.05 per cent respectively. The overall tele-density in went up from 92.59 to 92.98.

Total wireless subscribers increased from 1,164.20 million at the end of February 2017 to 1,170.18 million at the end of March 2017, a monthly growth rate of 0.51 per cent.

During the month of March 2017, a total of 6.03 million requests were received for mobile number portability (MNP).

With this, the cumulative requests increased from 266.73 million at the end of February 2017 to 272.76 million at the end of March 2017, since the implementation of

Wireline subscribers increased from 24.35 million to 24.40 million. Net addition in the wireline subscriber base was 0.05 million with a monthly growth rate of 0.22 per cent.

The share of urban and rural subscribers in total wireline subscribers was 84.24 per cent and 15.76 per cent respectively at the end of March 2017.

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