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Chairman, Railway Board, Ashwani stated that the electrification of railway lines has been identified as one of the major potential areas for reducing the expenditure of the national transporter.
Odisha had 9,940 villages without mobile services, while 6,117 villages in Maharashtra and 5,558 villages in Madhya Pradesh did not have mobile services, the data showed.
Sinha said the government has targeted to link each of the 2.5 lakh gram panchayats of India through optical fibre network under Bharat Net Project.
Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao will remain in office till October and will be succeeded by Balesh Sharma.
A demand notice against Vodafone India by DoT to clear dues of nearly Rs 4,700 crore for one-time spectrum charges (OTSC) is delaying the merger.
The focus between C-DOT and the universities will be to set up use-case labs, promote understanding of 5G, support the creation of 5G test beds, and evolve solutions for the Indian context
5G is the next future and India is planning to set it up. After the US and Europe, India may soon install 5G services via spectrum.
The government on 1 May had released the draft National Telecom Policy 2018 aiming to attract investment of $100 billion in the Digital Communications sector.
According to the data shared by Sinha, average outgoing call rate in June 2016 was 49 per minute which reduced to 19 paise per minute in December 2017.
Government has approved financial grant for a project to set up indigenous 5G test bed by Indian Institutes of Technology and Indian Institute of Science.
The Minister, who was also among the front-runners for the CM post after the BJP's massive victory in the 2017 assembly polls, said such "divisive forces" can only be defeated through development.
Telecom minister Manoj Sinha said the new telecom policy will be brought in the next session of Parliament after getting a nod from the Cabinet.
Union Minister Manoj Sinha today said the new telecom policy is almost ready and will be brought in the next session of Parliament after a Cabinet nod.
Sinha termed 5G "one of the most important, emerging" areas and said the country has taken steps to set up a test bed for this technology.
Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi of Gitanjali Group have been accused of defrauding the Punjab National Bank of Rs 12,700 crore.