Reliance Jio Becomes the Only Operator to Pass the TRAI's Benchmarks on Call Drops

• On 15th Nov 2018, TRAI published their independent drive test report on the quality of mobile network of all the
operators, carried out on 8 Highways and 3 Railway routes
• All Telecom operators, except one, failed to meet the call drop benchmark on 4 Highways and all the 3 Rail routes
on their 3G and 2G networks

• Jio was the only operator who passed the call drop test with a combined average of 0.57%, rest all have missed
TRAI’s criteria of Call Drop Rate less than 2%
• In addition, the following criteria was also not met
➢ CSSR >= 95%
➢ Blocked call rate =< 3%
• Following are the highway & rail routes on which the tests were carried out
➢ Highway Routes:

  1. Asansol to Gava
  2. Bangalore to Murdeshwar
  3. Dehradun to Nainital
  4. Digha to Asansol
  5. Gaya to Danapur
  6. Mount Abu to Jodhpur
  7. Raipur to Jagdalpur
  8. Srinagar to Leh ➢ Rail Routes:
  9. Allahabad to Gorakhpur
  10. Delhi to Mumbai
  11. Jabalpur to Singrauli • The average of the parameters have been computed in the table below: