Ashwini Vaishnaw's big announcement on 5G services launch in India

PM Modi’s Independence Day speech from the ramparts of Red Fort heralded a new era for India as he announced that 5G services will be launched soon.

the government is planning to roll out 5G services rapidly, with a launch by October 12th expected.

Once 5G is launched, it will be rapidly rolled out across the country. telecom operators are hard at work on this project & installations have already begun

The Department of Telecom has already issued spectrum assignment letters to the successful bidders on behalf of Government

after they made upfront payments, according a news report by PTI.

The Department of Telecom has received over ₹17,876 crore from service providers 

Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio and Adani Data Networks for spectrum they won in a recent auction.

The country's biggest ever auction of telecom spectrum received a record ₹1.5 lakh crore worth bids

with Mukesh Ambani cornering nearly half the airwaves sold at an impressive rate over 87 thousand crores!

During his Independence Day address from the ramparts of the Red Fort, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that the 5G services will be launched in India soon.