Home Nation World Business Politics Odd & Weird Region Entertainment Education
Pardaphash Logo
Hindi


Vodafone India Asks For Immediate Allocation of Spectrum




Published by: Shubhanshu Sharma
Published on: Sun, 03 Feb 2013 at 11:43 IST
Vodafone India Asks For Immediate Allocation of Spectrum
New Delhi: Vodafone India has urged the government to immediately allocate the spectrum that it won in November 2012 auction, alleging that the airwaves were being used by the operators whose licences were cancelled on the Supreme Court's directive.

In a letter to the Department of Telecom (DoT), released to media on Sunday, Vodafone India said that there was an undue delay in allocation of spectrum.

The India unit of the British telecom giant Vodafone had participated in the 1800 MHz auctions held in November 2012 and acquired spectrum in 14 service areas at an auction price of Rs.1,127.94 crore.

As per the guidelines, the company made a payment of Rs.372.22 crore under the deferred payment option route on November 22, 2012 for the spectrum it had secured.

In the letter dated January 29, Vodafone India has alleged that despite the payments made, spectrum has not been physically allocated.

"The reason for the delay in the allotment of spectrum is on account of the fact that it is still being used by operators whose licenses were cancelled vie the Supreme Court judgment dated February 2, 2012," it said.

"For instance operators like Idea, Videocon, Uninor are on the same frequency band in circles like Assam, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir and Odisha which were awarded to Vodafone in the auctions held in November 2012," the company said in the letter.

Vodafone India has requested the department of telecom that "in context of the pending allocation of spectrum and continued use of spectrum by other license operators, DoT may immediately clarify and confirm that the period of 20 years for which the right to use the spectrum has been acquired by the licensee through this auction will be reckoned from the date of actual allotment of the said spectrum".

Previous
Sexy Sofia Hayat plays Holi in Bikini
Sexy Sofia Hayat plays Holi in Bikini
Samsung's new phones Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge - A Glimpse
Samsung's new phones Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge - A Glimpse
Siva Karthikeyan, Sri Divya in Tamil Film Kakki Sattai
Siva Karthikeyan, Sri Divya in Tamil Film Kakki Sattai
Shweta Tiwari promotes &TV's show Begusarai in city of Nawabs Lucknow
Shweta Tiwari promotes &TV's show Begusarai in city of Nawabs Lucknow
Sunny Leone breaches the boundaries of seduction in Tere Bin song from Leela
Sunny Leone breaches the boundaries of seduction in Tere Bin song from Leela
Indian World Cup Winning Moments in 2011
Indian World Cup Winning Moments in 2011
Television actress Drashti Dhami marries Neeraj Khemka
Television actress Drashti Dhami marries Neeraj Khemka
Exclusive: Sunny Leone raises mercury in new 'Desi Look' song from Ek Paheli Leela
Exclusive: Sunny Leone raises mercury in new 'Desi Look' song from Ek Paheli Leela
Hansika Motwani seduces in hot photographs
Hansika Motwani seduces in hot photographs
Cricket World Cup Winning Teams since 1975
Cricket World Cup Winning Teams since 1975
Selena Gomez seduces in topless pictures for V Magazine
Selena Gomez seduces in topless pictures for V Magazine
Radhika Apte hot photographs
Radhika Apte hot photographs
Deepika Padukone in a brand new Burberry  Poncho
Deepika Padukone in a brand new Burberry Poncho
World Cup 2015: Match Venues
World Cup 2015: Match Venues
Steamy Sunny Leone in Bollywood film Ek Paheli Leela
Steamy Sunny Leone in Bollywood film Ek Paheli Leela
Next

Related Stories:-

BREAKING NEWS
World Cup 2015: South Africa (411/4) sets 412 run target for Ireland (17/0 in 2.4 overs) | Amla 159, Plessis 109, Rossouw 66*
 
Opinion Polls
Who do you feel is the best batsman in team India in World Cup 2015?
Virat Kohli
Rohit Sharma
Ajinkya Rahane
Shikhar Dhawan
Suresh Raina
MS Dhoni
Others


Pardaphash name, logo and all associated elements ® and © 2011 Mahakaal News Management Pvt. Ltd.
All rights reserved. Pardaphash and the Pardaphash logo are registered marks of Mahakaal News management Pvt. Ltd.
Pardaphash is hosted with Enzoo could compute engine.
Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional
This page is generated in : 0.008 Seconds




EXCLUSIVE: Who said what about Arun Jaitley's Union Budget 2015