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India govt to lease BSNL's 800,000 km fibre network - report

Monday 24 June 2019 | 16:32 CET | News
India's Department of Telecommunications (DoT) plans to lease the fiber network of state-owned operator BSNL. The Department will open up the dark fibreowned and operated by BSNL, The Economic Times reports, citing an unnamed industry source. BSNL's fiber network spans more than 800,000 km. The decision is expected to generate cash flow to support the operator's capital and operational costs.

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Companies: BSNL
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