Reliance Jio has launched 5G service in 50 more cities today. With this, Jio's 5G service is now available in 184 cities of 17 states of the country. Earlier, Reliance had launched Jio True 5G services in 3 cities of Chhattisgarh, capital Raipur, industry hub Durg and Bhilai on Makar Sankranti. Jio plans to launch 5G service in every city in India by December 2023.
After the launch of 5G service, Jio users will also start getting invitations of 'Jio Welcome Offer'. Under this offer, customers will get unlimited 5G data and speeds up to 1Gbps, for which they will not have to pay any cost.
Reliance Jio continues to maintain its number one position in the telecom sector. In October, Jio has added 14.14 lakh new users to its network in the country. With this, the number of users of Jio network has increased to 42.13 crore. At the same time, 8.5 lakh new users were added to Bharti Airtel in October. The number of its users has increased to 36.50 crores.
According to TRAI, Reliance Jio's market share in the telecom market has increased from 36.66% to 36.85%, while Bharti Airtel's market share has increased from 31.80% to 31.92%. At the same time, the stake of Vodafone-Idea has come down from 21.75 to 21.48% as of September.