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Indian apex court bars telcos from adding new 3G users

Monday 15 April 2013 | 09:23 CET | News
India's Supreme Court has said that mobile operator Bharti Airtel may continue to provide 3G services in seven circles where it does not have licences, through roaming pacts with other operators, but that it must stop enrolling new subscribers to these circles, writes The Economic Times. The court issued notices to all parties and BSNL asking them to place their views formally on the subject before the court in four weeks. The case will now be listed on 09 May for final hearing.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bharti Airtel / BSNL / Idea Cellular / Reliance Telecom / Vodafone India
Countries: India
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