The number of Forge users has crossed 7.8 million, while Ncell alone has 5 million
The number of fourth generation mobile internet (Forge) users has crossed 7.8 million. Three mobile service providers are operating Forge service in the country.
According to the MIS report released by the Nepal Telecommunication Authority in April, the number of people using Forge has reached 7.871 million.
The number of Forge users has increased by 3 million 50 thousand 213 in a year. As of April last year, the number of Forge users was 4.821 million.
Most of Forge’s customers are from Ncell. Its customers are more than 5 million 17 thousand so far.
Similarly, Nepal Telecom has 26 lakh 36 thousand and Smart Cell has 2 lakh 17 thousand.
Mobile broadband has increased by 10 percent in a year. Mobile broadband has risen to 65.39 percent from 55.29 percent in April last year.
Mobile broadband internet has expanded a lot due to the recent expansion of Forge.
The number of 3G users has reached 11.76 million. This is only about 200,000 more than last year. Last year, the number of 3G users was 11.5 million 62 thousand.
According to the MIS report released by the Nepal Telecommunications Authority in April, the population with broadband internet access in the country has reached 88.93. That is, this number is 26.8 million 82 thousand 7 hundred 21.
As of April last year, the number of people connected to broadband internet was 219,14,068 or 73.35 percent.
Comparing the number of broadband internet connections in a year, 49,68,653 have been added in a year. In other words, the number of broadband internet users has increased by 15.58 percent in one year.