BSNL doubles SIM card sales from May to June 2015 due to cheap tariffs and attractive offers

By August 19th, 2015 AT 8:40 PM

As per latest reports, BSNL’S new SIM card sales have almost doubled from May to June. People are showing interest again in BSNL due to its cheapest data packs and Pan -India free Roaming offers.

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The gross SIM sales of BSNL has increased from 8.6 Lakhs in the month of May 2015 to 16.1 Lakhs in the month of July 2015. To boost the SIM sales and to increase the number of Port- In customers, BSNL already launched special MNP Plans like PV 77.

Also read: BSNL to withdraw free promotional calls awarded to new landline subscribers who own phones with built in caller ID

Among all BSNL circles, the top performers in adding the most number of new GSM Mobile connections are Haryana, Kolkata Telecom District, Bihar, Orissa, Jammu & Kashmir, UP (East), Tamil Nadu and Karnataka telecom circles.

SIM Sales data of BSNL Circles
Zone Telecom Circle Sales in May 2015 Sales in June 2015 Sales in July 2015 % Increase in Sales wrt May 2015
East Andaman & Nicobar 4,755 4,551 5,193 9.21
Assam 17,155 12,957 14,282 -16.74
Bihar 24,458 40,936 64,276 162.80
Jharkhand 6,676 8,933 15,571 133.24
Kolkata 1,662 3,193 14,851 793.56
North East I 7,551 9,122 10,547 39.68
North East II 14,336 13,663 14,697 2.52
Orissa 51,027 64,033 91,375 79.07
West Bengal 8,875 11,374 17,083 92.48
North Punjab 29,999 29,999 58,446 94.83
Haryana 30,472 62,219 98,020 221.67
Himachal Pradesh 16,791 25,689 30,708 82.88
Rajasthan 30,342 46,826 67,743 123.26
Jammu & Kashmir 19,611 29,886 32,285 64.63
Uttar Pradesh (W) 35,575 62,827 189,241 431.95
Uttar Pradesh (E) 80,905 1,29,778 1,91,660 136.90
Uttarakhand 12,295 17,618 21,956 78.58
South Andhra Pradesh 1,00,311 1,09,566 1,50,478 50.01
Chennai 10,099 11,486 12,029 19.11
Tamil Nadu 57,796 76,041 1,32,671 129.55
Kerala 1,05,902 1,17,323 1,21,317 14.92
Karnataka 65,287 90,126 1,21,317 86.42
West Gujarat 41,310 50,326 66,939 62.04
Maharashtra 42,287 58,711 79,805 88.72
Madhya Pradesh 30,034 43,252 58,834 95.89
Chhattisgarh 21,575 23,670 28,347 31.39
Grand

Total

8,67,086 11,67,143 16,10,061 85.68

These figures prove that BSNL’s new offers have already made an impact among mobile users. As we know, BSNL is under a revival stage and these newly launched offers would certainly help the PSU to regain its lost market share.

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