Internet traffic soars over 30% in past 15 days of lockdown
Indians are using this down time to connect with their friends and family
As film theatres shut down and eating out becomes a non-option due to social distancing requirements, people are turning to video-on-demand services
Internet traffic in India has surged at least 30% in the past fortnight as people remained indoors during the lockdown, offering much-needed relief to cash-strapped telecom operators. While the increased traffic may take some time to reflect on actual revenues, telecom industry executives consider the volume growth as phenomenal.