Tata Teleservices to launch GSM services by year-endJanuary 5th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) CDMA telecom service provider Tata Teleservices will roll out GSM services by the end of this year on an investment of $2 billion, the company said here Monday. “We have already got spectrum (2G) for most of the circles and will roll out the services by the end of this year hopefully,” company managing director Anil Sardana told reporters.
Tata Teleservice is also planning a pan-India launch of its services.
The Tata Group company trails Reliance Communications (RCom) in CDMA subscribers, boasting of a 31 million wireless user-base at November-end, making it the sixth largest service provider in India, where the bulk of users are on GSM networks.
RCom has launched GSM services in 11,000 towns, which would be extended to 22,000 towns in the next few months.