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The top three telecom operators in India – Vodafone, Airtel and Idea Cellular – added 7.72 million active connections in January 2015, accounting for 64% of active connections, and 83% of total active connections added.

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Their growth is outpacing the rest, as, together, they accounted for more active connections during the month (83%) than all the telecom operators combined, since some of the rest (BSNL) lost connections.

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Reliance Communications (RCOM), contributed very little to net additions, with only 0.28 million active connections added during the month. It still forms a significant part of the top four telecom operators, who together account for 76% of India’s active mobile connection base.

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Related:

– Airtel, Idea and Vodafone account for 64% of total active mobile connections in India – December 2014

– Charts: Market Concentration in Telecom in India – November 2014