Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio claims to have 72.4 million subscribers as of December 31st 2016, which is up from 50 million subscribers at the start of the same month. TRAI's subscription data revealed that Jio’s subscriber base grew 122% month-on-month (Sep-Oct) post commercial launch. The company expanded its Aadhaar-based eKYC registration for SIM cards to over 3 lakh outlets across the country, and initiated home delivery of SIM cards across 600 cities. Jio said in statement that it continues to face interconnection issues with “larger operators” due to inadequate number of Point of Interconnection (PoIs) between Jio and rest of the operators. This has resulted in lower quality of service, the statement added. The company claims that 175 calls are failing our of every 1,000 calls made from Jio to Airtel network. It however did not provide call failure data…
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