India broadband spectrum auction ends: Sources
India's wireless broadband spectrum auction ended today after 16 days of bidding, two sources with direct knowledge said.Updated: Jun 11, 2010 12:25 IST
India's wireless broadband spectrum auction ended on Friday after 16 days of bidding, two sources with direct knowledge said.
Eleven firms, including India's top three telecoms firms - Bharti Airtel, Reliance Communications and Vodafone Essar - and US chipmaker Qualcomm Inc were bidding for broadband spectrum.
Bids for one set of nationwide wireless broadband spectrum licences in India had totalled 127.75 billion rupees ($2.72 billion) as of Thursday.
First Published: Jun 11, 2010 12:22 IST