As per latest stats issued by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, cellular companies added total of 505,310 subscribers in March 2009. Total number of Cellular Subscribers in Pakistan reached 91,442,341, while March demonstrated growth rate of 0.5 percent compared to 0.3 percent last month.
By the way, this was second month after new SIM verification system was in place.
All mobile companies showed somewhat equal behavior in sales, with an exceptional low figures by Zong.When we asked Zong about these low numbers, it said that “Zong is cleaning its data base as per regulatory requirements which include antecedents completion and also customers with more than 10 connections in their name. Others may not have started this activity”.
Let’s peek into following graphs to further reveal the situation.