RAM SEWAK SHARMA
Trai to ask government firms to secure OTP-based verification
“We are going to write to all government entities and semi-government firms which use mobile number to authenticate one-time password (OTP) for verification, to make use of mobile number revocation list,” the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) chairman Ram Sewak Sharma told ETT.
New broadcasting framework for consumer protection: Trai
"The new framework is consumer-friendly and addresses the issues of stakeholders. We...
Identifying India-specific 5G use cases critical: Trai chairman
In June this year, the Digital Communications Commission (DCC), a highest-dec...
TRAI chief warns telecom companies against cartelisation
“A four-player market is fairly healthy and offers a competitive environment. But if it is anti-competitive or predatory, we'll step in,” TRAI said.
Trai to meet telco chiefs in December, issue OTT paper next week
Over the past few years, Trai has worked with telecom operators to identify areas that require intervention and come out with an action plan for the year.
Customers will get choice to select whichever channel they want: Trai chief
The idea was to make the value chain absolutely transparent and give choice to the consumer. So, if a channel is priced at an MRP of Rs 5, the customer will get it at Rs 5, Ram Sewak Sharma said
Government extends TRAI chief RS Sharma's tenure amid controversy over his Aadhaar dare
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which issues Aadhaar, had thereafter asked people not to share their unique identification number publicly or pose such challenges to others.
No data has been fetched using RS Sharma's Aadhaar number: Government
Sharma had put out his Aadhaar number on Twitter, throwing a challenge to anyone to give one concrete example where anyone could do any harm to him.
New Trai chief Ram Sewak Sharma takes charge
Sharma said his top priorities include addressing the issue of call drops, making broadband available to all and bringing out recommendations on net neutrality.
New Trai Chairman Ram Sewak Sharma to take charge on Monday
The newly appointed Chairman of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, Ram Sewak Sharma, will take charge on August 10.
IT secretary Ram Sewak Sharma appointed new TRAI chief
The government has named Ram Sewak Sharma, currently the IT secretary, as the next TRAI chief, bringing in the popular 'software coding expert'
Ram Sewak Sharma: A code writer first, then a bureaucrat!
A 1978 batch Jharkhand cadre IAS officer, Sharma is often credited with qualities that one seldom expects in bureaucrats — he’s punctual and known to report to work at 9 in the morning, and also he’s known to be a quick decision maker and is not averse to risks.
TRAI regulation on call drops implementable; has been issued after detailed analysis: Ram Sewak Sharma
"The Authority is strongly of the view that the entire mechanism for compensation for call drop to consumers is implementable."
Ram Sewak Sharma gets additional charge as telecom secretary
Ram Sewak Sharma, who is secretary, Department of Electronics & IT (DeiTY), has been given additional charge of telecom secretary from July 1
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