BSNL has shortlisted a TCS and C-DOT led consortium for rolling out 4G community, which might be upgraded to 5G in a few 12 months of inserting the order below the contract.
“BSNL will start 5G services in 2024,” Vaishnaw mentioned whereas chatting with reporters right here.
He was talking on the sidelines of an occasion to launch 5G companies of Jio and Airtel in Odisha. Vaishnaw together with Union Training Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the companies.
“Entire Odisha will be covered by 5G services in 2 years. Today, 5G services have been launched in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack,” the telecom minister mentioned.
He had dedicated to launch 5G companies within the state earlier than January 26.
Vaishnaw mentioned the Modi authorities has allotted ~5,600 crore for strengthening the telecom connectivity within the state.
“100 towers for 4G companies overlaying 100 villages in Odisha have been launched in the present day,” he mentioned.
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