Call Drops and Network Congestion Rising in Urban Regions, 100,000 Cell Sites Required to Ease Situation: Report

The consumers in metro cities are struggling and facing repetitive call drops, and slowing data speeds as the...

Trai All Set to Levy Penalty on Telcos Who Have Not Met Call Drop Norms

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has completed the assessment for two-quarters on call drops and is...

Reliance Jio, Airtel to Invest Rs 74000 Crore in Network Expansion to Curb Call Drops

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio and India’s top telco, Bharti Airtel, will invest a total of Rs 74,000 crore...

Telcos Need to Fix the Call Drop Issues by Upgrading Network Infrastructure if Needed: Aruna Sundararajan

In what should be considered as a strong message to telcos in the country, the Department of Telecommunication...

Indian telcos urge Trai to continue with current practice of computing call drop rates, reject new proposal: Report

Indian telecom companies have urged the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai), to continue with current practice of...

Telecom Ministry to launch platform to take direct customer feedback on call drops

India’s Telecom Ministry is considering making a platform that will take direct feedback from people on call drops...

Indian operators challenge Trai order on call drops

Indian telecom service providers have taken the legal route to challenge the Trai’s order mandating them to compensate...

Government directs TRAI to penalise operators who do not take active steps to resolve call drops

Earlier this week we reported that the call drop situation in the country has been improving after intervention...

Call drop menace reducing, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

In the recent past the issue of call drops plaguing the Indian telecom sector has been in the...

COAI opposes penalty for call drops, says it will not solve the issue

In another interesting twist to call drop issue, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has written to...

Improve network and take care of your customers: Prasad to telcos

Addressing the growing problem of call drops, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has asked the operators not just...

Government may levy penalty on telecom companies for call drop

In another new development, government seriously considers the option to levy penalty on telecom operators for increasing call...