India’s telephone customer base crossed 100 crore mark.
India’s telephone customer base has crossed the 100 crore mark in May 2015. According to reports, the total mobile connections were 975.78 million at the end of May 2015. The number of landline connections was 26.27 million. In the mobile segment private operators are holding 91.68% market share, while BSNL and MTNL put together, hold 8.32% market share. In the landline segment BSNL and MTNL hold 74.54% market share. The total number of broadband customers was 104.96 million. In these, Airtel holds 23.39 million, Vodafone holds 21.27 million, BSNL holds 18.50 million, Idea holds 15.76 million and Reliance holds 8.99 million connections.(BSNLEU website)