Globally, India is the second-largest telecommunication market along with 1.2 million users along with an average data consumption of 9.8GB per month. This is the highest percentage of data usage per smartphone as compared to the rest of the world. This performance is expected to be double by the year 2024. With the rapid rise in the telecom industry over the decade, telecommunication companies in India are fiercely competing with each other to capture more market space and retain the existing customer base. Hence, the revolutionary services are being offered at nominal rates. Now we will let you know the top telecom companies in India.
This company is considered by many to be the world’s largest startup with an investment of Rs 1,500 billion. The company also finds its place in the list of top telecommunication companies in India. It is alone responsible for the Telecom Revolution in India by offering free voice call, zero roaming charges and an array of popular apps like JioTV, JioSaavn, JioCinema at zero subscription charges.
Bharti Airtel is popularly known as Airtel. It is a global telecommunication services company that operates in 18 countries. This company is based in Delhi, India. Airtel provides a wide range of mobile services like GSM, 3G, 4G LTE, and 4G+. The founder of this company is Sunil Bharti Mittal. This company was the first company to bring 4G in India and also the first company to reach a 100 million customer base.
3. Vodafone Idea Ltd
This company has a partnership with Aditya Birla Group. It is India’s leading telecom provider. Vodafone Idea Ltd has the largest spectrum comprising 1,849.6 MHz across 22 circles, of which 1,714.8MHz is liberalized spectrum.
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) was established on 15th September 2000. This company took over the business of providing telecom services and network management from the Central Government, Departments of Telecom Services (DTS) and Department of Telecom Operations (DTO). BSNL is one of the largest & leading public sector units providing a comprehensive range of telecom services in India. The company is the fourth-largest telecom service provider in India.
Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) is a government-funded telecom company that offers broadband internet and 3G services in Mumbai and Delhi. This company has a 3.62 million customer base. The company is also engaged in Mauritius as Mahanagar Telephone Mauritius Limited (MTML).