Porting requests were submitted for 4.16 million connections in the month of September 2015, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is down 3.26% from 4.30 million porting requests reported in August 2015. India had a total mobile connection base of 996.65 million connections (893 million active) as of September 2015.

For the month of September, the maximum number of requests in Zone-I (North and West India) were received in Rajasthan at 0.29 million, followed by Gujarat at 0.24 million and Mumbai at 0.22 million. Jammu & Kashmir which has one of the lowest user base, continues to receive the lowest number of porting requests at 1,417. Note that TRAI does not provide any operator-wise breakdown for these number porting requests.

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In Zone-II (South and East India), Andhra Pradesh continues to lead with 0.45 million number porting requests till date, followed by Karnataka which received 0.41 million requests and Madhya Pradesh which received 0.38 million requests. North East circle saw 13,520 number porting requests for the month, down from 13,558 requests in the previous month.

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