According to the reports by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, Pakistani 3G/4G users have reached 68 million with 8452 PTA Complaints number registered in 2019. In Pakistan, the number of mobile phone users is 161.183 million by May 2019 which have been increased by 0.173 million from 161.01 million from April 2019.
3G/4G Users Pakistan
The Jazz 3G users have decreased from 13.393 million in April to 13.192 million in May. A decrease of 0.201 million is reported. However, the 4G users of Jazz Pakistan have increased from 9.618 million to 10.337 million in May.
Zong 3G users in Pakistan have also reduced to 8.678 million by May from 8.779 million as reported in April. While the 4G Zong users have shown an increase of 12.302 million in May from previously recorded 12.056 million in April.
Telenor shows a decrease in 3G users from 8.64 million in April to 8.374 million users by the end of May. As a result of this, a decline of 0.266 million has been recorded. However, there is an increase recorded in 4G users of Telenor network of 6.301 million by May from 6.186 million April.
Like others, Ufone 3G users have also shown a decline from 7.646 million by April to 7.187 million at the end of May. This shows a reduction of 0.459 million. However, 4G Ufone users have increased to 1.694 million from 1.156 million.
Teledensity for cellular mobile is increased to 76.76% from 76.67% whereas the broadband subscribers have also reached 70.164 million in May in comparison to the 69.577 million in April.
8452 PTA Complaints Registered
According to the report PTA has received around 8452 complaints from the cellular users against different telecom operators. The telecom operators include cellular operators, PTCL, LDIs, WLL operators, and ISPs. Complaints have been registered by the end of May 2019.
As per the complaint chart Jazz (Mobilink and Warid) hold most of the queries and stood at the top with 2525 complaints. Telenor stands at the second position for being the most complained telecom operator with 1862 complaints.
Cellular Mobile Subscribers CMOs complaints are 7161. Out of which Jazz comprises of 35% of total CMO related complaints. Telenor is at second number with 26% of complaints, Zong is at third number with 21.92% and Ufone in the end with 16.8% complaints related CMO.
PTA complaint number
Besides that, complaints may likewise be registered through fixed-line number 051-9207059 and fax number 051-2878139. The center of a tollfree number i.e. 0800-55055 can also be used free of cost. the complaints will likely be investigated and consequences will likely be shared together to take remedial steps.