KATHMANDU, JANUARY 6
According to a recent Management Information System (MIS) published by the Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA), 60 per cent of the total mobile data users are NT subscribers. As per the report, around 10.6 million users are NT subscribers, with 2.05 million 4G users and 8.43 million using 3G services of the state-owned company.
Meanwhile, 6.7 million users are using Ncell data service, of whom more than four million are using 4G services while 2.6 million are using 3G service. Similarly, 199,761 users are using 4G service of SmartCell. While Ncell and SmartCell provide only mobile data services, NT also provides ADSL, FTTH, WiMAX and other internet services.
Along with this, the total number of internet users has reached 23.9 million across the country. Of them, 17.5 million users are using mobile data while around 6.1 million users are using wired broadband, according to the MIS report up to mid-November, 2020. Similarly, 226,662 are