As per TRAI report, Bharti Airtel has lost 47.428 lakh subscribers in May, while Vodafone Idea has lost 47.263 lakh subscribers. In this context, Vodafone Idea and Airtel have lost more than 94 lakh subscribers in just one month. Both telecom companies have suffered more losses this month than the losses in April, with 7.5 million wireless subscribers falling in April. But this time the figure is 94 lakhs. Ever since Reliance Jio has stepped into the telecom sector, both these companies are continuously losing their market share. As we said, in the month in which Airtel and Vodafone lost subscribers, Reliance Jio added 36.577 lakh subscribers. Along with Jio, BSNL has surprised everyone by adding 2.015 lakh subscribers in May.
Reliance Jio has a market share of 34.33 percent, while Bharti Airtel comes second in this list with a market share of 27.78 percent and Vodafone Idea has a market share of 27.09 percent. BSNL comes at number four in this list, which has a market share of 10.50 percent.
Talking about broadband, the number of subscribers in this segment has increased to 67.614 crore by the end of April and in May this figure is 68.377 crore. In this sense, the broadband segment has seen 1.13 percent monthly growth.
In the wireless segment, Jio has 39.275 crore subscribers, while Airtel is second with 14.355 million subscribers. Vodafone Idea has 11.305 million subscribers. While BSNL tops the wired segment with 24.1 lakh subscribers, Atria Convergence Technologies has 16.4 lakh subscribers and Hathway and Jio have 9.7 lakh subscribers.