Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 : Consolidating its position as No. 1 digital service provider in the state, Reliance Jio has added nearly 12 lakh mobile subscribers in the first six months of 2020, as per the telecom subscriber data released recently by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
Among others Bharti Airtel lost around 10 lakh subscribers during this period followed by Vodafone Idea which lost nearly six lakh subscribers in these six months, revealed the data published by TRAI.
Apart from Jio, state owned BSNL was the only other service to have added subscribers as it added 3.3 lakh subscribers during this period.
As per the recent telecom subscriber data released by TRAI for the month of June 2020, Reliance Jio added 2.21 lakh mobile subscribers in the state followed by BSNL which added 53904 subscribers in Odisha in June 2020.
Both Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea lost lakhs of subscribers in the month. Airtel lost over 2.17 lakh subscribers followed by Vodafone Idea which lost 1.19 lakh subscribers in the state in June 2020. Total mobile subscribers in the state decreased by 61693 in June 2020.
Nationally also, Jio further consolidated its No. 1 position with addition of nearly 45 lakh subscribers in June 2020 while Vodafone Idea lost over 48 lakh subscribers followed by BSNL which lost over 17 lakh subscribers and Airtel which lost over 11 lakh subscribers in the month.
It is worth mentioning here that Jio has consistently been adding lakhs of new subscribers both in Odisha as well across the country with its largest 4G network, rapid network expansion, connecting the hitherto unconnected areas along with attractive value for money offers and propositions for every segment of customers.
As per the latest financial report on the sector published by TRAI, Jio has surpassed 50% market share in gross revenue in the state, consolidating its market leader position in both customer and revenue market share.
Recently, Jio announced the launch of JioPostPaid Plus entailing superior services across connectivity, entertainment and experience. With plans starting from just Rs. 399/-, it accounts the need for dependable and high-quality connectivity, limitless premium entertainment, seamless and affordable international roaming, cutting-edge innovative features and most importantly the customer experience.
It offers complimentary subscriptions to top OTT apps including Netflix, Amazon Prime and Disney+ Hotstar VIP along with Jio apps with 650+ live TV channels, video content, 5 crore songs, 300+ newspapers and more. Jio has also rolled out its immensely popular high-speed JioFiber broadband services in key areas of 15 cities and towns across Odisha and fast expanding into other cities and towns of the state.