TRAI, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has released the supplementary consultation paper about the ‘Issues related to the Licences of New DTH ‘. Previously, in response to MIB, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, dated 3rd Sept.2013, TRAI issued a discussion paper about Issue or Extension of the DTH Licences on 1st October 2013, on the lookout for comments and views of stakeholders.
The main issues discussed in consultation paper were about the entry fee, period of licence and bank guarantee. During the process of consultation, the stakeholders of Industry requested the authority that this will be in interest of entire sector that comprehensive review of existing condition of DTH licence should be taken up.
Being a part of consultative process, the supplementary consultation paper is uploaded on website of TRAI, seeking the view and comments of stakeholders. Stakeholders are also requested to provide with their comments lastly by 25th Nov, 2013.