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Statsguru: Key takeaways from the 4G telecom spectrum bidding

In a market of 1.3 billion with only about a half having access to mobile broadband, the untapped user base still holds much promise

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telecom sector in India | Telecom spectrum auction | Telecom spectrum

Abhishek Waghmare  |  Pune 

telecom sector, auctions, spectrum, signal, communication, tech
Sunil Mittal-led Bharti Airtel caught attention by buying more than expected, and along with Reliance Jio, the bidding strengthened the message of consolidation in the Indian telecom sector

THE MUCH awaited 4G concluded last week with some surprises, a bit of consolidation, and status quo in some areas. Sunil Mittal-led caught attention by buying more than expected, and along with Reliance Jio, the bidding strengthened the message of consolidation in the Indian telecom sector. In a market of 1.3 billion with only about a half having access to mobile broadband, the untapped user base still holds much promise.

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First Published: Mon, March 08 2021. 06:10 IST
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