SC dismisses petitions for extension of telecom companies' licences

Published on May 14, 2015 15:48:48 PM
The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed petitions submitted by Vodafone and Bharti Airtel seeking extension of their spectrum licence.
The plea had sought extension of 20-year spectrum licences of Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Vodafone Mobile Services and Loop Mobile India by another 10 years.
"We see no merit. The petitions are dismissed," a bench headed by Justice J Chelameswar stated.