State owned telecom service provider BSNL, which was reportedly looking to surrender its BWA(Broadband Wireless Access) spectrum, has got an approval from India's Department of Telecommunications (DoT), according to The Economic Times, which has quoted the Telecom Secretary R Chandrasekhar to confirm the development. It cites a senior official to add that the Government might go ahead with a fresh round of auctions to sell the surrendered spectrum. According to Chandrasekhar, BSNL has not yet finalised details such as the number of circles for which it wants to return the spectrum, since that would also depend on factors like price of spectrum in a circle and whether network equipment has been installed or not. He said that BSNL, unlike other operators, was given spectrum without the price being fixed in a number of circles, which makes it an unviable proposition…
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