Operators can hold 2.5 Mhz spectrum in prime band: EGoM

The Empowered Group of Ministers Thursday allowed existing players to retain a maximum of 2.5 MHz in prime band spectrum when their current licences expire, provided they pay a price which will be determined later through auction.

8 slots of 2G spectrum on offer, minimum 10 Mhz to be sold

An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) Tuesday decided to initiate auction of spectrum, freed from cancellation of 2G licences by the Supreme Court, from August 6.