Goods news for Jio and Airtel but bad news for Vi, Know how many subscribers they have gain or lost, Know now
Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL), which is facing a financial crisis, has lost 14.3 lakh, mobile customers, in July 2021. At the same time, the country’s largest telecom company Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel have registered a great increase in the number of customers. According to the data of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), Reliance Jio added 65.1 lakh, new mobile subscribers, in July, strengthening its hold in the market. At the same time, the subscriber number of Bharti Airtel increased by 19.42 lakhs.
Which telecom company has what is the number of customers?
According to the data released by TRAI, in July 2021, the total mobile subscriber number of Jio has increased rapidly to 4432 million. At the same time, the subscriber base of Airtel also increased to 35.40 crores. On the other hand, during July 2021, the number of Vodafone Idea customers decreased by 14.3 lakhs to 27.19 crores. The Union Cabinet has recently approved a major reform package for the stressed telecom sector. In the package, a moratorium of four years has been given from the payment of AGR dues.
Center took steps to give relief to the telecom sector
The central government has also been permitted to share spectrum in the relief measures taken for the telecom sector. The Union Cabinet in the last meeting has also allowed changes in the definition of Gross Adjusted Revenue (AGR) for telecom companies and 100 percent foreign direct investment under the automatic route. This move of the central government will give a big relief to telecom companies facing a financial crisis like Vodafone-Idea, who have to pay thousands of crores as past statutory dues.