Pak cell users top 116.2m mark
April 23rd, 2012 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT IBD: The mobile phone subscriptions in Pakistan reached 116.2 million in February 2012 by adding 1.6 million subscribers in January 2012, revealed latest stats published by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority.
Presently, the total number of cellular subscribers stood at 116,209,749 with teledensity hitting 67.2 per cent mark.
According to the data, Mobilink remains the top company with 35.2 million subscribers. The company became first cellular company in the country to cross 35 million mark by adding 593,096 subscribers in January 2012.
Similarly, Telenor stood second with 28,844,869 subscribers followed by Ufone at 22,423,269 subscribers. Both Telenor and Ufone added 374,615 and 403,811 subscribers respectively in January 2012.
In January 2012 Zong officially surpassed Warid by adding 528,143 subscribers to reach a total base of 14,951,789 subscribers; while Warid lost another 296,574 subscribers to settle with 14,693,616 subscribers at the end of January 2012.
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