wordpress blog stats
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

5.22M Mobile Number Portability requests in India in May 2016

Porting requests were submitted for 5.22 million connections in the month of May 2016, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is up 6.51% from 4.90 million porting requests reported in April 2016.

For the month of May, the maximum number of requests in Zone-I (North and West India) were received in Himachal Pradesh at 0.48 million, followed by UP (East) at 0.30 million and Mumbai at 0.27 million. Jammu & Kashmir which has one of the lowest user bases, continues to receive the lowest number of porting requests at 3,628. Note that TRAI does not provide any operator-wise breakdown for these number porting requests.

MNP May 2016

In Zone-II (South and East India), Madhya Pradesh led with 0.79 million number porting requests till date, followed by Karnataka which received 0.45 million requests and Andhra Pradesh which received 0.37 million requests. The North East circle saw 6,010 number porting requests for the month, up from 2,638 requests in the previous month.

DownloadTRAI Press Release

Related:

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

4.90M Mobile Number Portability requests in India in April 2016
5.10M Mobile Number Portability requests in India in February 2016
5.61M Mobile Number Portability requests in India in January 2016
7.31M Mobile Number Portability requests in India in December 2015

Written By

MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.

Views

News

The US and other countries' retreat from a laissez-faire approach to regulating markets presents India with a rare opportunity.

News

When news that Walmart would soon accept cryptocurrency turned out to be fake, it also became a teachable moment.

News

The DSCI's guidelines are patient-centric and act as a data privacy roadmap for healthcare service providers.

News

In this excerpt from the book, the authors focus on personal data and autocracies. One in particular – Russia.  Autocracies always prioritize information control...

News

By Jai Vipra, Senior Resident Fellow at Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy The use of new technology, including facial recognition technology (FRT) by police...

You May Also Like

Advert

135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...

News

Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...

News

By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...

News

Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...

MediaNama is the premier source of information and analysis on Technology Policy in India. More about MediaNama, and contact information, here.

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ

Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Name:*
Your email address:*
*
Please enter all required fields Click to hide
Correct invalid entries Click to hide

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ