MTNL willing to return CDMA spectrum - report

Wednesday 23 July 2014 | 08:07 CET | News
Indian state-run operator MTNL has notified the Department of Telecom (DoT) that it is ready to return the entire CDMA spectrum it currently holds if the telecom operator is paid auction-determined price, The Economic Times reports, citing an unnamed government official. "MTNL has offered to surrender entire 800 MHz band spectrum but it wants an auction-determined price for the surrendered frequencies," a source said. Indian telecom regulator TRAI values the CDMA spectrum held by MTNL to over INR 19 billion.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTNL / TRAI
Countries: India
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