The mobile network operators provide wireless communications and data services to customer. Airtel India was the largest mobile telecommunications network provider and currently the second largest mobile network company in India. Vodafone India and Idea Cellular have been merging to become largest telecom company in India.
Vodafone – Idea
Vodafone and Idea are merging and have become largest telecom company in India. Both networks company will continue their own operation of 3G and 4G mobile services as independent brands till the merger, expected to be completed by March 2019.
Airtel India is the second largest mobile network operator and telecommunications service provider in India. Airtel operates in all telecom circles and known as India’s second most valuable mobile network brand.
Jio or Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited is owned by Reliance Industries and is the only Voice over LTE operator in India. The Jioprovides wireless 4G LTE service across all 22 telecom circles in India.
BSNL Mobile was earlier known as CellOne is a state owned telecommunications service provider that provides both pre-paid and post-paid mobile services in India. BSNL has presense in the 21 telecom circles in India with roaming and International roaming.
Aircel is the fifth largest mobile service provider in India and offers 3G and 4G data services. Reliance Communications and Aircel ared merging their mobile network operations.
Reliance Communications provides mobile services,DTH,GSM, broadband and leased lines services. RCom is merging its wireless business with Aircel and had acquired MTS India.
Telenor India was formerly known as Uninor and now acquired by Airtel. All the seven telecom circles of Telenor inclduing assets and customers base.
Tata Docomo is part of the Tata Group and offers telecommunications service including both GSM and CDMA. The company operates in 19 telecom circles of India and is the first private sector telecom company to launch 3G services in India.
MTS India is a subsidiary of the Russian mobile operator, headquartered in New Delhi. The messaging and data services provider currently operates in 9 circles in India.
Mahanagar Telephone Nigam is state Government owned telecommunications service provider, currently operate in the metro cities of Mumbai and New Delhi. The company provides 3G mobile services,fixed line telephones, Wireless local loop, Broadband and leased lines.