VeerChand Bothra is a technologist cum sociologist, who keenly observes tech trends and their impact on the land of the Maharajas. Veer is a Mobile Marketing technology expert and a Social Media enthusiast. He is also the founder/organiser of the Mumbai chapter of international industry event Mobile Monday. His 15 years of journey in the internet and mobile space, has also enriched his interests in reading, history, spirituality and world cinema.
This being the first post on Technology Walla, let us take a look at some latest Indian digital stats.
As per TRAI’s latest report, India’s mobile connections base at the end of December 2012 stands at 864.72 million. While the active mobile connections, based on VLR (Visitor Location Register), is 701.60 million.
Top 5 mobile operators in the country are Airtel (181.9 mln), Vodafone (147.4 mln), Reliance (118.5 mln), Idea (113.9 mln) and BSNL (99.9 mln).