STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobile phone users in Pakistan crossed the figure of 124.24 million by November this year with Mobilink still leading the operators chart having its total 35.67 million customers.
The company had added 2,42,088 new customers to its credit by the end of October this year, reveals the fresh data.
The five operators, providing mobile phone services in the country, have added a combined user-base of 1.64 million customers during one month.
As per latest statistics issued by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), Mobilink leads the chart with 35.67 million customers while Telenor is closing in the gap with 34.24 million subscribers.
However, after the planned merger of Mobilink and Warid, Mobilink will be able to widen the lead with more than 46 million post-merger customers.
Similarly, Zong has 24.05 million customers at end of November 2015 while Ufone stood with 19.66 million customers till the time
With touching current subscriber base of 124.24 million mark, the tele-density in the area reached 66.7 per cent which it was 66.1 per cent by October this year.