India’s National Telecom backbone and Pan India 3G Mobile service operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has said that the Government’s decision to fix the Reserve price for for GSM spectrum auction at Rs 14,000 crore would not not have major impact on BSNL in the immediate future.
Mr. R.K. Upadhyay, Chairman and Managing Director, BSNL, said that BSNL was striving to ensure quality and affordable mobile, basic telecom and broadband services to its customers.
BSNL has a large workforce also had certain social obligations toawrds the country. No other telecom operator has been in a peculiar position as the BSNL. The teleco had the resources and only needed to harness them to make it a profitable organization, and we are in process to do that.
Mr.Upadhyay also said that, we expect to achieve all our targets for the current financial year and at least break even and we are planning to launch public video conferencing rooms and Wi-Fi spots across the country, apart from other innovative to explore options on how best to utilize our real estate and infrastructure for revenue generation.
BSNL also exploring ways to leverage its CDMA /EVDO network he added.