With an eye on telecom licenses expiry in India in December 2015, early 2016, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has emphasized to the Indian government the importance of putting together a roadmap for spectrum in India. Instances of telecom licensees not winning spectrum that they current have licenses for will mean that both telecom operator and millions of consumer experiences will get disrupted. Given this context, the TRAI has asked the government to ensure that spectrum is available before conducting the auction, especially since, in 900MHz, the only spectrum available is held by telecom operators whose licenses are expiring. In our opinion, the last government was plagued by the myopia of looking at auctions only as a means of reducing fiscal deficit, and not as a means of ensuring that more Indians have high quality of access to phone and…
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