Indian broadband subscriptions show slight rise

Rebecca Hawkes | 07-11-2013

India's broadband subscriber base has increased by 1.9% to 15.36 million in the past year, as of the end of September 2013.

The total number of subscribers to India's 158 broadband Internet service providers (ISPs) also showed a slight month-on-month increase, from 15.28 million at the end of August 2013.

The ISPs with the largest subscriber bases are BSNL with 9.98 million, Bharti Airtel with 1.44 million, MTNL with one million, Hathway with 0.37 million and You Broadband with 0.33 million.