This is Bharti Airtel's first sustainability report for the year ending March 31st, 2012. The scope of this report is our India operations including all business under our operational control. In addition to addressing social challenges through the section "Our blueprint for social inclusion", we have also detailed other social and environmental aspects through "Our impact on the value chain". We have aligned our business activities to ensure a positive impact on our key stakeholders including customers, suppliers, local communities, investors, employees and government bodies.

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 5 mobile service providers globally, in terms of subscribers. In India, the company's product offerings include 2G and 3G services, fixed line, high-speed broadband through DSL, IPTV, DTH, and enterprise services, including national and international long distance services, to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it ofers 2G, 3G mobile services.

In India, the company had 181.3 million mobile customers as on March 31st 2012, which makes it the largest wireless operator in India both in terms of customers and revenue.

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Sunil Bharti Mittal
Chairman and Managing Director