Jio’s accusation comes on the heels of the company slamming Trai in an earlier letter, calling its IUC review process a retrograde step and against consumers. The Ambani telecom has accused its rivals of reporting landline numbers as mobile ones to earn revenue.
Reliance Jio rolls out a new scheme fearing users may port out over its move to charge voice calls.
India Ratings & Research, a Fitch Group company, estimates Jio’s IUC recovery move will improve its ARPU by about Rs 9 (per month), although brokerage Kotak pegs sharper growth at Rs 15 per user per month.
Gupta told ET that Jio needs to inform the sector regulator “within seven working days from the date of implementation of its new tariff”.
From a peak of Rs 156 in the September quarter of FY18, Jio’s ARPU has shrunk steadily to Rs 122 over the past seven quarters.
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The telecom sector’s AGR rose 8.8% sequentially to Rs 39,124 crore in the quarter ended June 30.
Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea, would require to spend $10 billion capex each over the next five years.
The Department of Telecommunications is keen to hold the next spectrum sale latest by January 2020.
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