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BSNL in talks with Reliance Jio on renting out towers

Friday 25 April 2014 | 04:21 CET | News
Indian state-owned communications carrier Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) is in talks with Reliance Jio on renting out its towers. BSNL operates over 61,000 towers across India. The talks are in the final stages and would also include an agreement that will see BSNL rent towers from Reliance Jio in areas where it doesn't have presence, the Hindu Business Line reports citing Anupam Shrivastava, Director Consumer Mobility with BSNL. Shrivastava further told the paper that BSNL had missed out on an opportunity to become an infrastructure provider. However, the company is looking at opportunities to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bharat Sanchar Nigam / BSNL
Countries: India
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