India to have 243 m Internet users by June

Written by PTI | New Delhi | Updated: Jan 30 2014, 09:50am hrs
With more and more people accessing the Web through mobile phones, the internet user base in the country is projected to touch 243 million by June 2014, a year-on-year growth of 28%. According to the Internet And Mobile Association of India (IAMAI), the internet user base in the country stood at 190 million at the end of June, 2013.

For the whole year 2013, the user base grew 42% to 213 million, from 150 million in 2012. Of the total user base, mobile internet users accounted for 130 million in 2013, a growth of about 92% from 68 million in 2012.