Rajeev Chandrasekhar's official website - Member of Parliament

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Communications and Information Technology

DEPARTMENT OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS

RAJYA SABHA
STARRED QUESTION NO. 71
TO BE ANSWERED ON 29TH JULY, 2010
Allocation of Spectrum

 

* 71. RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:
Will the Minister of COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY be pleased to state:

  1. The details of all spectrums allocated since May, 2007 to Unified Access Service License (UASL), Cellular Mobile Service Provider (CMSP), Internet Service Provider (ISP), National Distance Service (NLD), International Distance Service(ILD), or any other telecom license holder, including company name, licence type, date of allocation, date- wise; and
  2. The process of allocation of such spectrums, whether on auction or on ‘ First come First served’ basis etc.?

ANSWER
THE MINISTER OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
(SHRI A. RAJA)

  1. & (b) A Statement is laid on the Table of the House.

ANNEXURE

Spectrum Allocation Area- wise and operator- wise alongwith the date and quantity of spectrum last allocated period w.e.f. May 2007 to till date

1.

Delhi

Aircel

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Reliance Commn

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

28.08.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

2.

Mumbai

Idea Cellular Ltd.

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Reliance Commn

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Aircel

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

09.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

09.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

09.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

09.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

3.

Kolkata

BSNL

10.05.07

UASL

3.8 +3.8 Mhz

Datacom

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

4.

Maharashtra

Aircel Ltd.

10.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Reliance Commn

16.03.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Bharti Airtel (Add)

10.01.08

UASL

1.0+1.0 Mhz

Bharti Airtel (Add)

14.11.08

UASL

1.0+1.0 Mhz

Bharti Airtel (Add)

09.03.09

UASL

1.0+1.0 Mhz

Datacom

10.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

10.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

10.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

14.11.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

14.11.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Spice

06.05.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

5.

Gujarat

Aircel Ltd

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

25.09.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

25.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

25.09.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

09.03.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

09.03.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

6.

Andhra Pradesh

Reliance Commn

10.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Aircel Ltd.

10.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

27.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

27.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

27.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

27.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

27.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Spice

27.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Bharti Airtel (Add)

27.05.08

UASL

1.4 +1.4 Mhz

Bharti Airtel (Add)

09.03.09

UASL

0.8+0.8 Mhz

7.

Karnataka

Reliance Commn

10.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Aircel Ltd

10.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

30.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

30.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

30.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

30.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

30.05.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

8.

Tamil Nadu (Incl. Chennai)

Reliance  Commn

10.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

22.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

22.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Swan

22.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

22.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

22.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

15.

West Bengal

Vodafone (Add)

25.01.08

UASL

1.8+1.8 Mhz

Datacom

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

09.01.09

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

17.

Himachal Pradesh

BSNL

12.07.07

UASL

3.8 _3.8 Mhz

Vodafone Essar Spacetel

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

04.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

04.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S Tel Ltd

04.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

04.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

04.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

18.

Bihar

Aditya Birla

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Vodafone Essar Spacetel

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Bharati Airtel (Add)

03.10.08

UASL

0.2+0.2 Mhz

Bharati Airtel (Add)

03.10.08

UASL

1.0+1.0 Mhz

Datacom

03.10.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

03.10.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S Tel Ltd.

03.10.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

03.10.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

03.10.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Allianz

10.05.07

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

19.

Orissa

BSNL

11.01.08

UASL

3.8 +3.8 Mhz

Vodafone Essar Spacetel

24.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

24.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

24.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S Tel Ltd.

24.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

24.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

TTSL

24.04.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

24.05.07

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

20.

Assam

BSNL

11.01.08

UASL

2.8_2.8 Mhz

Vodafone Essar Spacetel

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Bharati Airtel

22.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

22.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

22.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S. Tel

22.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

22.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

22.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S. Tel

10.05.07

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

21.

N.E

BSNL

11.01.08

UASL

3.8+3.8 Mhz

Vodafone Essar Spacetel

11.02.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Reliance Commn (Add)

23.12.08

UASL

1.8+1.8 Mhz

Bharati Airtel (Add)

23.12.08

CMTS

1.8+1.8 Mhz

Datacom

23.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

23.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S Tel Ltd

23.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

23.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

22.

Jammu & Kashmir

Reliance Commn

11.01.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Vodafone Essar Spacetel

24.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Datacom

24.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Unitech

24.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

S Tel Ltd

24.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Loop

24.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Idea

24.12.08

UASL

4.4+4.4 MHz

Spectrum Allocation details of PMRTS (814-819 MHz/ 859- 864 MHz)

Analogue Service Providers from May 2007 onwards

Mumbai

S.No

Service Provider

Number of frequency spots with Bandwith of 25 KHz

Date of Allotment

1

M/s Arvind Mills

2X5

21.08.2008

2

M/s Arvind Mills

2X5

26.06.2008

3

M/s Arvind Mills

2X5

20.03.2009

4

M/s Arvind Mills

2X5

07.06.2007

5

M/s Procall

2X5

29.10.2007

6

M/s Aryadoot Transport

2X5

18.06.2008

7

M/s Arya Omnitalk Radio

2X5

14.05.2008

Spectrum Allocation details of PMRTS (811- 814 MHz/ 856- 859 MHz)

Digital Service Providers from May 2007 onwards

Mumbai

S.No

Service Provider

Number of frequency spots with Bandwith of 25 KHz

Date of Allotment

1

M/s Smartalk

2x25

29.10.2007

Bangalore

2

M/s Inative

2x10

02.07.2008

M/s Procal

2x25

09.08.2007

3

2x5

18.08.2008

Delhi

4

M/s Procal

2x25

10.08.2007

Kolkata

5

M/s Procal

2x25

08.01.2008

Hyderabad

6

M/s Inative

2x10

02.07.2008

7

M/s Procal

2x25

19.12.2007

Chennai

8

M/s Procal

2x25

08.01.2008

Pune

9

M/s Inative

2x10

02.07.2008

10

M/s Procal

2x25

08.01.2008

Ranchi

11

M/s Inative

2x25

25.02.2008

Jamshedpur

12

M/s Inative

2x25

25.02.2008

Ahmedabad

13

M/s Inative

2x25

25.02.2008

Panipat

14

M/s Inative

2x25

25.02.2008

3G AUCTION- FINAL RESULTS

Service Area

Winning Price

Successful Bidder

Frequency *

(Rs Crore)

(in MHz)

Delhi

3,316.93

Vodafone Essar Limited

1959-1964

3,316.93

Bharati Airtel Limited

1969-1974

3,316.93

Reliance Telecom Limited

1974- 1979

Mumbai

3,247.07

Reliance Telecom Limited

1959-1964

3,247.07

Vodafone Essar Limited

1969-1974

3,247.07

Bharati Airtel Limited

1974- 1979

Maharashtra

1,257.82

Tata Teleservices Limited

1959-1964

1,257.82

Idea Cellular Limited

1969-1974

1,257.82

Vodafone Essar Limited

1974- 1979

Gujarat

1,076.06

Tata Teleservices Limited

1959-1964

1,076.06

Vodafone Essar Limited

1969-1974

1,076.06

Idea Cellular Limited

1974- 1979

Andhra Pradesh

1,373.14

Bharati Airtel Limited

1959-1964

1,373.14

Idea Cellular Limited

1969-1974

1,373.14

Aircel Limited

1974- 1979

Karnataka

1,579.91

Tata Teleservices Limited

1959-1964

1,579.91

Aircel Limited

1969-1974

1,579.91

Bharati Airtel Limited

1974- 1979

Tamil Nadu

1,464.94

Bharati Airtel Limited

1959-1964

1,464.94

Vodafone Essar Limited

1969-1974

1,464.94

Aircel Limited

1974- 1979

Kolkata

544.26

Vodafone Essar Limited

1959-1964

544.26

Aircel Limited

1969-1974

544.26

Reliance Telecom Limited

1974- 1979

Kerala

312.48

Idea Cellular Limited

1959-1964

312.48

Tata Teleservices Limited

1969-1974

312.48

Aircel Limited

1974- 1979

Punjab

322.01

Idea Cellular Limited

1959-1964

322.01

Reliance Telecom Limited

1964-1969

322.01

Tata Teleservices Limited

1969- 1974

322.01

Aircel Limited

1974- 1979

Haryana

222.58

Idea Cellular Limited

1959-1964

222.58

Tata Teleservices Limited

1969-1974

222.58

Vodafone Essar Limited

1974- 1979

Uttar Pradesh (E)

364.57

Aircel Limited

1959-1964

364.57

Idea Cellular Limited

1969-1974

364.57

Vodafone Essar Limited

1974- 1979

Uttar Pradesh (W)

514.04

Bharati Airtel Limited

1959-1964

514.04

Idea Cellular Limited

1969-1974

514.04

Tata Teleservices Limited

1974- 1979

Rajasthan

321.03

Reliance Telecom Limited

1959-1964

321.03

Bharati Airtel Limited

1969-1974

321.03

Tata Teleservices Limited

1974- 1979

Spectrum Allocated through BWA spectrum Auction Area wise & user wise along with date and quantity of spectrum.

Sl. No.

Service Area

Company Name

Date of Allocation

Frequency Band

Total allotment of spectrum in MHz

1.

Delhi

Infotel
Qualcomm

07.07.2010
13.07.2010

20
20

2

Mumbai

Infotel
Qualcomm

07.07.2010
13.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

3.

Maharashtra

Infotel
Bharti Airtel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

4.

Gujarat

Infotel
Tikona

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

5.

Andhra Pradesh

Infotel
Bharti Airtel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

6.

Karnataka

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

7.

Tamil Nadu

Infotel
Bharti Airtel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

8.

Kolkata

Infotel
Qualcomm

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

9.

Kerala

Infotel
Qualcomm

07.07.2010
13.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

10.

Punjab

Infotel
Bharti Airtel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

11.

Haryana

Infotel
Qualcomm

07.07.2010
13.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

12.

UP (E)

Infotel
Tikona

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

13.

UP (W)

Infotel
Tikona

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

14.

Rajasthan

Infotel
Tikona

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

15.

Madhya Pradesh

Infotel
Augere (Mauritius) Ltd.

07.07.2010
13.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

16.

West Bengal

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

17.

Himachal Pradesh

Infotel
Tikona

07.07.2010
13.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

18.

Bihar

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

19.

Orissa

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

20.

Assam

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

21.

North- East

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

22.

Jammu Kashmir

Infotel
Aircel

07.07.2010
07.07.2010

2.3-2.4 GHz

20
20

 

Sl. No

Company Name

License Type

Date of Allocation

Total Payment made as entry fee/ one time charges

Quantum of spectrum allotted (MHz)

1.

National Stock Exchange of India Ltd.

Captive VSAT

24.12.2007
10.12.2008

Not applicable

67.5 X 2
67.5 X 2 (Revised)

2.

HCL COMNET system & services Ltd.

Commercial VSAT

28.12.2007
24.01.2008
09.05.2008
03.06.2008
03.10.2008
29.12.2008
12.02.2009
14.09.2009
14.10.2009
06.11.2009
01.07.2010

Not applicable

4 X 2
12.75 X 2
3.5 X 2
4.5 X 2
7.5 X 2
4.5 X 2
9 X 2
36 X 2 (Revised)
12 X 2
3.5 X 2
101 X 2 (Revised)
Overall 123.5 X 2

3.

Tata Communication Ltd.

ILD

31.12.2007
26.03.2008
04.12.2008

Not applicable

66.035 (Revised)
1.9115
0.060

4.

Indian Railways Project Management Unit, N.Delhi

Captive VSAT

25.01.2008

Not applicable

9 X 2

5.

Avantel Softech Ltd.

INSAT MSS Reporting service

15.04.2008

Not applicable

0.020

6.

Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd.

Captive VSAT

30.04.2008

Not applicable

11.5 X 2

7.

Infotel Satcom Pvt. Ltd.

Commercial VSAT

25.06.2008

Not applicable

54 X 2
36 X 2 (Revised)

8.

NTRO

Captive VSAT

03.07.2008

Not applicable

36 X 2

9.

Jaiprakash Industries Ltd.

Captive VSAT

02.09.2008

Not applicable

22 X 2

10.

Hughes Escorts Communications Ltd.

Commercial VSAT

01.01.2009
07.05.2010

Not applicable

36 X 2
26 X 2 (Revised)

11.

Comsat Max Ltd.

Commercial VSAT

19.02.2009

Not applicable

26.5 X 2

12.

Indian Council of Agricultural Research

Captive VSAT

03.08.2009

Not applicable

12 X 2

13.

Reliance Infocomm Ltd.

NLD

27.08.2009
17.12.2009

Not applicable

7.028 X 2 (revised)
12.152 X 2 (revised)
0.0448 X 2 (revised)