Mobile number portability reaches 100 mn mark

India has achieved 100 million subscriber mark in mobile number portablity (MNP) say by August-September, 2013.

By the end of July 2013 about 97.82 million subscribers have submitted their requests to different service providers for porting their mobile number as per data released by TRAI. And the country would have added 2.18 million subscribers in 30 – 40 days to reach the 100 million mark.

In MNP Zone -I (Northern & Western), the number of subscribers who ported their moble number stood at 51.58 million whereas in MNP Zone -II (Southern & Eastern), the number of subscribers who ported their moble number stood at 46.24 million.

In MNP Zone-I (Northern & Western India) maximum number of requests have been received in Rajasthan (9.6 million) followed by Gujarat (8.3 million) whereas in MNP Zone-II (Southern & Eastern) maximum number of requests have been received from Karnataka (11.5 million) followed by Andhra Pradesh (8.9 million).

In the month of July 2013, total number of subscribers who have submitted their request for MNP stands at 2.23 million.

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