Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) received 3,705 complaints from telecom consumers against different telecom operators (cellular operators, PTCL, LDIs, WLL operators and ISPs) during January 2018.
According to data from PTA, PTCL leads the charts with 1,115 complaints while Jazz (Mobilink + Warid) stands at second as the telecom operator with the most complaints (940).
PTA said that it was able to get 3,639 complaints resolved i.e. 98.21 percent.
Cellular mobile subscribers constitute a major part of overall telecom subscriber base, therefore, the maximum number of complaints belong to this segment. During January 2018, the total number of complaints against CMOs stood at 2,520.
In terms of the segregation of complaints on operator basis, a total of 940 complaints were received against Jazz which is 37.30 % of the total CMO related complaints.
Telenor, which has the second largest number of consumers, was second with 738 i.e. 29.28 percent complaints were received against it.
Zong stood third with 487 complaints i.e. 19.32 percent of total complaints.
Ufone had 355 complaints which make up 14.08 percent of the total CMO related complaints.