According to the recent report by Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), Bharti Airtel gained maximum number of GSM subscribers in June 2013 followed by Idea and Vodafone. The total number of GSM Subs as of June 2013 stands at 671.13 million with 3.57 million new additions in the month of June. Among all, the state-owned MTNL is the only GSM player to lose 0.09 million subscribers in June.
Bharti Airtel, the market leader with maximum number of GSM subscribers added 1.26 million of new subscribers in June taking the total subscriber base to 190.91 million. While Airtel topped the charts, Idea Cellular on the other hand stood second with the addition of 1.21 million new subscribers during the month.
Vodafone, added 0.35 million subscribers in June, 2013 taking its total subscriber base to 155.03 million, the second most after Bharti Airtel. UP (E) holds the maximum GSM Subs for the Circle – i.e. 60.03 million
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