The report said: "The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 1,189.08 million at the end of August 2018 to 1,191.40 million at the end of September 2018, thereby showing a monthly growth rate of 0.2 per cent."
As per report, Reliance Jio was the only telecom operator that gained mobile subscribers while all other operators showed a decline in their customer base. It added over 1.3 crore mobile subscribers taking its total customer base to 25.2 crore.
Vodafone Idea was biggest loser in September. The company lost over 80 lakh mobile customers. Vodafone and Idea subscribers numbers for September month were reported separately.Bharti Airtel lost 23 lakh mobile customers, Tata Teleservices 10 lakh, BSNL 5.36 lakh, Reliance Communications 16,349 and MTNL 9435.