India to appoint radio frequency auctioneer in 3 mths

MUMBAI Wed Mar 14, 2012 12:13pm IST

Related Topics

MUMBAI (Reuters) - India plans to appoint an auctioneer within the next three months for the third phase of FM radio frequency auction, a ministry official said on Wednesday.

"We hope to finish the first round of this auction by end of the year (2012)," Uday Kumar Varma, secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, told Reuters.

India plans to sell over 850 FM radio frequency licenses in the third phase through an electronic auction.

(Reporting by Nandita Bose; Editing by Subhadip Sircar)

FILED UNDER:
Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.

  • Most Popular
  • Most Shared

REUTERS SHOWCASE

Everest Tragedy

Everest Tragedy

Search ends for missing on Everest, some Sherpas call for shutdown.  Full Article 

Ukraine Crisis

Ukraine Crisis

Deadly gun attack in eastern Ukraine shakes fragile Geneva accord.  Full Article 

Hamilton Wins

Hamilton Wins

Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese GP in Mercedes one-two.  Full Article 

Monte Carlo Masters

Monte Carlo Masters

Wawrinka beats Federer to win Monte Carlo Masters.  Full Article 

Happy Easter

Happy Easter

Pope presides at Vatican Mass leading Catholics into Easter.  Full Article 

Box Office

Box Office

'Captain America' soars again, tops 'Rio 2' to win U.S. box office.  Full Article 

Bollywood

Bollywood

Movie Review: 2 States.  Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device.  Full Coverage