State-owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) has reported widening of losses for the quarter ended June 30, 2018 to Rs 943.3 crore.
According to MTNL's regulatory filing, the losses stood at Rs 703.1 crore in the corresponding period of 2017-18.
A household telephony brand in the 90s and early 2000, MTNL's revenue and profitability have come under tremendous pressure with intensified competition in mobile and landline telephony services.
The PSU which operates in the service areas of Mumbai and Delhi garnered Rs 492.3 crore in revenue from operations during June quarter, 25 per cent lower than Rs 657.2 crore notched in the year-ago period.
At Rs 1,551.13 crore, its expenses for the quarter were a tad higher compared to the year-ago period.