We had already reported that Apple might sell its next generation iPhone 5 in open market here in India rather just relying on few carriers like Airtel and Aircel. Now BGR India has also reporting that Apple is building sale team in India which will deal with iPhone sales.
If Apple is building their on sale team then its quite possible that they will distribute iPhone in India by its own. Apple is hiring people for junior and mid-level position. Apple is hiring them for the sale of iPhone, iPad and iPod in India and they are going to be different from those who handle iMac MacBook products.
Apple’s CEO Tim Cook is not considering India as huge and potential market yet but its seems Apple don’t want to completely ignore Indian market. There are some news that iPhone 5 may hit Indian market around Diwali