Telecom industry's active subscribers grew by 2.5 million

At the end of October this year, the number of active subscribers of the telecom industry increased by 25 lakh to 96.1 million. ICICI Securities has said through a report on Friday that telecom tariffs have increased during the past few months and a monthly fee has been fixed to keep each SIM active.

This has increased the number of active connections. ICICI Securities, based on data from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), said Bharti Airtel's active subscriber base rose by nearly 3 million to 32 million in October.

The company has traditionally been considered the weakest in the Maharashtra circle added seven lakh customers and five lakh customers in the Gujarat circle. In October, the number of active subscribers of Jio increased by 11 lakh to 319 million.

However, the number of active customers of Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL) continues to decline. In October, the company's active customers declined by 27 million to 26 crore.