Growing demand and industry deregulation has led to an increasingly large number of landline and mobile telephone companies in India.
There has been especially rapid growth in the number of mobile phone carriers in order to meet the explosive demand for mobile phones.
To get more information on each company, follow the links to visit the official company websites. There you can find the latest details on coverage, plans, and pricing.
Check here for more information on India's telecommunications industry, including regulatory agencies and major trade groups.
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The following telephone companies provide landline phone service in one or more telecom circles in India.
Please check company websites for service availability, coverage and plan details.
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The following table indicates which landline phone companies are operating in each India telecom circle.
The India market is fairly dynamic, so please check company sites for latest information.
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Note: Chennai Metro is not technically a separate telecom circle, but rather is part of Tamil Nadu circle.
Source: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). Indian Telecom services Performance Indicators. Published Oct 2009. For latest report, please visit TRAI telecom performance reports. Company press releases and other sources also used.
The following is a complete list of mobile phone providers operating in India.
See below for listing of which companies operate in which telecom circles.
Since the India mobile market is growing extremely quickly and the line-up of competitors is quite dynamic, please check company websites for specific details on service availability, pricing, and other plan details.
In addition to the above listed companies, at least three other companies have won mobile phone licenses, but have not yet launched services.
The following tables show which mobile phone companies are operating in each India telecom circle.
The India market, especially the wireless segement, is very dynamic, so please check government and/or company sites for latest information for new entrants, new licenses, new lauches, mergers, etc.
For specific service plans and coverage, please check company websites.
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