In the past year, the country has added 8 million new mobile subscribers. The number of mobile phone users in Bangladesh has now reached over 16 crores. The Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Agency (BTRC) recently published this information on its website. BTRC has released the total number of users on the website by December 2019.
According to the data released, the mobile user population in Bangladesh is 165.572 million. According to BTRC, Grameenphone has a current subscriber count of 76.46 million, Robi’s 49 million, Banglalink 35.2 million and state-owned company Teletalk 4.8 million. There are four mobile operators companies in the country – Grameenphone, Robi Axita, Banglalink, and Teletalk.
In December 2018, the number of mobile phone users in Bangladesh was 166.9 million. Meanwhile, internet subscribers grew by 94.28 million in December 2019. Mobile Internet users are more than usual. According to BTRC, mobile internet users are currently 93.6 million. And broadband internet subscribers rose from 57.39 lakh last month to 57.42 lakh. And there is no increase or decrease in the customers in the dusty WIMAX. In all, WIMAX has about 500 subscribers.