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Telcos to install over 57,500 mobile towers in rural areas in FY'20: Prasad

'BharatNet' project is being implemented to offer broadband connectivity to all 2.5 lakh Gram Panchayats (GPs) in India.

10 Jul 2019 5:21 PM

Mobile tower scam: 3 dupe 1,000 ‘investors’, arrested

Based on a tip-off, the officials raided different areas in Manesar and Faridabad and the three accused were arrested, the DCP said.

14 Mar 2019 1:28 AM

Idea completes sale of 9,900 mobile towers to ATC for Rs 4,000 crore

ATC has already completed acquisition of Vodafone India's mobile tower for Rs 3,850 crore.

31 May 2018 6:22 PM

4,072 telecom towers to be set up in Naxal-hit areas

Network would be used by the security personnel deployed in are¬as affected by left wing extremism.

26 May 2018 10:33 AM

Govt to set up 4,072 mobile towers in Naxal-affected areas

A meeting of the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the home ministry’s proposal here on Wednesday.

24 May 2018 2:09 AM


Cabinet approves plan to install mobile towers in Meghalaya

The project will be funded by the Universal Service Obligation Fund.

23 May 2018 7:48 PM

Call drops in Delhi to rise as MCD seals 566 towers

MCD has sealed 566 mobile towers, industry body TAIPA said on Tuesday.

17 Apr 2018 3:50 PM

Reliance Jio to cover 99 per cent population by Diwali

At present, the company has a subscriber base of 160 million paid customers.

27 Feb 2018 12:46 PM

Cabinet okays hiving off BSNL mobile towers into separate co

There are around 4,42,000 mobile towers in the country, out of which BSNL owns more than 66,000.

12 Sep 2017 5:55 PM

Govt to electrify 10,000 mobile towers to cut down diesel use

As many as 4,796 towers pertaining to TAIPA and 538 towers of BSNL were electrified.

12 Jul 2017 10:07 AM


SC issues notice to Rajasthan govt over removing mobile towers near prison offices

The Rajasthan Government had directed to remove all mobile towers within a distance of 500 metres of prison offices from June 8.

29 May 2017 12:00 PM

Telecom Minister allays fears over mobile tower radiation

The minister further emphasised that prescribed limits for radiation emissions in India are more stringent.

18 Apr 2017 12:37 PM

Bombay High Court stays attachment of cell towers in Pune

The PMC on December 23 had initiated attachment proceedings, prompting telecom providers to request a stay.

01 Jan 2017 2:27 AM

Cell towers, source of fire, were installed without permission, says Reports

The fire brigade officials are also not ruling out the possibility about one of the two mobile towers being the origin of the blaze.

23 Nov 2016 4:28 AM