According to Ookla, India’s mean mobile download speed recorded a fall from 11.83 Mbps in February 2020 to 10.15 Mbps in March 2020. Further, mean download speeds on fixed broadband have also decreased from 39.65 Mbps to 35.98 Mbps during the period under consideration.

The company also highlighted that the mean fixed broadband speed in India has been declining since the beginning of 2020. It has fallen from 41.48 Mbps in January 2020 to 35.98 Mbps in March 2020, observing a drop of 5.5 Mbps.

As of March, the Index ranks India at the 130th position for mobile, two positions down compared to February 2020. India also dropped two spots on fixed broadband and is now ranked 71st globally in that category.