The Telecom Regulatory Authority today released the Telecom Subscription Data as on 31st March that reveals 150 Million broadband subscribers with download speed greater than 512 Kbps.
Top five service providers constituted 83.52% market share of the total broadband subscribers at the end of Mar-16. These service providers were Bharti Airtel (38.47 million), Vodafone (27.76), Idea Cellular (22.92 Million), BSNL (20.35 Million) and Reliance Communications Group (15.57 million).
Majority of broadband subscribers are using their mobile phones to access the data (133 million) Telephone subscription cross one billion mark with 1033.63 million wireless and 25.22 million wireline subscribers. Urban tele density in India is 154.01 and Rural tele density 51.37 with the ration of 57.85% and 42.42% respectively.