As per the reply given in the Parliament by Communications Minister Manoj Sinha on 27th December 2017, BSNL has increased both its connections and market share in the last three years.As on 31st March 2015, the connections were 9.32 crores which increased to 10.16 crore in 2016 and 11.50 crore in 2017. The latest figure as on 30-09-2017 is 11.89 crore. An increase of 2.57 crores in three years.
The Market share also increased from 9.36% (31-03-2015) to 9.59% (2016) and 9.63% (2016) and as per latest on 30-09-2017 it is 9.85%.An increase of about .5%
Well done BSNL. Despite the cut throat competition and entry of Reliance Jio with deep pockets, BSNL has stood firm and increased its connection and market share.
Hearty Congratulations to the BSNL Management and the workers who stood together and made it possible!
Now the government has to ensure that the employees get their due wage revision w.e.f. 01-01-2017. There should be no delay.