Internet users exceed 70m mark

Dhaka,  Thu,  24 August 2017
Published : 10 Aug 2017, 19:35:18

Internet users exceed 70m mark

Internet users exceed 70m mark
Internet users in Bangladesh surpassed 70 million (seven crore) mark as the first six months of this year registered 6.72 million new users that took the tally to 73.4 million at the end of June, reports BSS.

According to the latest statistics released by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) today, over 93.60 per cent or 68.6 million users browse internet through mobile phone.

Users of Internet Service Provider (ISP) and Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) increased to 4.62 million. 

However, the BTRC data reflected that WiMAX operators are losing customers gradually as their users stood at 75,000 against 352,000 in June last year. 

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