India’s total telecom base (wired+wireless) jumped by 5.86 mn to cross 121 cr with teledensity of 93.98 in the month of Jun’17.
Telecom regulator TRAI has come out with a new direction which mandates the telecom operators not to offer any discriminatory tariffs to the customers of same class or category
Reliance Jio’s free offers and aggressive pricing earned the company more than 100 mn customers but in the process exposed few grey areas of telecom industry such as predatory pricing,, market dominance, fair competition,, promotional offers, network testing process etc. compelling telecom regulator TRAI to take initiatives to address them.
India’s wireless base jumped by 13.75 mn to reach 1.16 bn in Feb’17 with monthly increase of 1.19%. The wireless teledensity increased from 89.71 in Jan’17 to 90.70 at the end of Feb’17.