Bharti Airtel ramps up data with Rs 1,600-cr Tikona deal
Thursday, March 23, 2017, 11:34 PM
In the midst of an aggressive war in the telecom sector, leading operator Bharti Airtel on Thursday made public its plan to go big on data. The telco announced acquisition of Tikona Digital Networks’s 4G business, including broadband wireless access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites across five circles. With the deal, which values Tikona at Rs 1,600 crore.