Broadband subs base increased 3.89% to 481.70 mn in Sep
MUMBAI: The number of broadband subscribers increased 3.89% to 481.70 million at the end of September from 463.66 million at the end of August, as per the reports received by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) from 308 operators.
The top five service providers constituted 97.86% market share of the total broadband subscribers at the end of Sep-18. These service providers were Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd (252.25 million), Bharti Airtel (99.29 million), Vodafone (51.82 million), Idea Cellular (47.90 million) and BSNL (20.12 million).
The total wired broadband subscribers decreased by 0.18% to 17.99 million. The top five Wired Broadband Service providers were BSNL (9.15 million), Bharti Airtel (2.24 million), Atria Convergence Technologies (1.36 million), MTNL (0.80 million) and Hathway Cable & Datacom (0.75 million).
The top five Wireless Broadband Service providers were Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd (252.25 million), Bharti Airtel (97.05 million), Vodafone (51.81 million), Idea Cellular (47.89 million) and BSNL (10.97 million).