Mumbai: Reliance Jio on Sunday claimed that it has created “a world record” by crossing the 16 million subscriber mark in its first month of operations – September.
— Reliance Jio (@reliancejio) October 9, 2016
Jio, a new entrant in the 4G market, has achieved this growth faster than any other telecom operator or start-up in the world, including the likes of Facebook, WhatsApp, and Skype, Reliance Jio Infocomm said in a release.
“We are delighted and humbled by the overwhelming response across India to the Jio Welcome Offer. Jio is built to empower every Indian with the power of data,” said Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL).