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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Communication and Information Technology

 

DEPARTMENT OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 1803

TO BE ANSWERED ON 06.12.2007

Licenses to New Service Providers

1803.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

Will the Minister of COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY be pleased to state:-

(a) the process at present being followed for awarding licenses to new service providers on first come first serve basis; and

(b) when was this policy formed?

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
(DR. SHAKEEL AHMAD)

(a) & (b) The process at present being followed for awarding new Unified Access Services (UAS) Licenses, on first come first serve basis, is as per the UAS License guidelines dated 14.12.2005.