Mobile phone companies managed to add 2.5 million new mobile phone users to their networks, said recently issued stats from Pakistan Telecommunication Authority.
Taking to the total toll to 118.94 million, all telecom operators added notable number of new subscriptions despite the fact that all new subscriptions go through rigorous biometric verification procedures.
Mobilink lead the market with its 34.63 million customers while it added 643,749 new subscriptions during August 2015.
Telenor stood second with 32.74 million customers where as it added 592,067 new phone users to its network during the month.
Zong added 668,062 customers during the reported duration to take its total number of customers to 23.10 million.
Ufone was able to grab 403,121 new subscribers and it total count of mobile phone users reached 18.29 million.
Warid, for the first time after the biometric re-verification drive, crossed 10 million mark and reached 10.16 million customers while adding 205,078 new subscriptions during the month.