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It is the right time for 5G in India: Trai Chairman R S Sharma

Said if Trai is entrusted with ensuring quality of service, it should have authority to enforce that

Kiran Rathee  |  New Delhi 

At a time when the financial stress in the telecom industry is on the rise, the regulator has floated a consulation paper seeking stakeholders' views on the next round of spectrum auction for multiple bands, including 5G. In an interview, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) Chairman R S Sharma tells Kiran Rathee there’s no reason why India should be left behind. Edited excerpts:   As a regulator, do you believe there’s financial stress in the telecom industry? The government has recognised that (the stress) and has put up an inter-ministerial ...

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First Published: Thu, August 31 2017. 01:15 IST
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