Government must ensure early 5G rollout: Sunil Mittal
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 4:23 PM
Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Mittal said the government must encourage 5G rollout in the country at the earliest by supporting the telecom sector in terms of pricing of spectrum at reasonable levels and lowering various levies. "My recommendation is govt must encourage 5G coming in India ... rather than being late. Government can help in giving more spectrum at reasonable price," Mittal told reporters.
India Today at Davos: Sunil Mittal says 5G on your phone in 3 years
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 8:05 PM
Well-off Indian customers will have 5G on their phones in two-years, and it will be across the ecosystem in three, Bharti Enterprises chief Sunil Mittal says. "5G for home broadband...for faster-download-speed...will be nice to have. But do we need to die and do it today? No. But we should start-to-plan next-year-sometime," Sunil told Director Rahul Kanwal at World Economic Forum's annual-summit in Davos, Switzerland.