Airtel Crosses 300 Million Subscriber Mark

Bharti Airtel has crossed 300 million subscribers on its mobile, fixed line and DTH services. It had crossed the first 100 million in 2009 and 200 million in 2012. It is said to be the largest global consumer brand originated in India with operations in 20 countries. LINK


Chinese Mobile Signal Coverage Dominates India’s North East

Chinese mobile network signals are found to have considerable coverage in parts of Arunachal Pradesh. A top Indian Union Home Ministry official couldn’t pick up signals from any Indian network. A letter has been sent to DoT, mentioning the situation in detail and urging it to step-in immediately. The note claimed that some Indian networks have not commissioned thousands of towers in rural areas and that subsidies have been extended without any physical verification on the ground. LINK