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IMC 2017: Right govt policies will drive digital wave, says Sunil Mittal

Mittal said together with telecom operators, Airtel will create technology of the future

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Bharti Enterprises Chairman Sunil Mittal
Bharti Enterprises Chairman Sunil Mittal

Calling all operators to come together and fast-track the mission, Chairman said on Wednesday that right policies will decide how fast the transformation will spread pan-

"Right policies will decide how fast the wave will spread across the country," Mittal told the gathering at the first-ever 'Indian Mobile Congress' here.

Mittal said together with operators, Airtel will create the technology of the future. "We have to come together to benefit consumers," he stressed.

He also urged the Centre and state governments to understand the contemporary needs of the sector and help in laying more fibre and building towers.

"Hard infrastructure is going to take a lot of time to be built. It takes time to execute the projects," Mittal said.

Speaking on 5G, the Chairman said as begins to develop globally, is keeping track and will be rewarded with the latest technology.


First Published: Wed, September 27 2017. 14:48 IST