Day 1 of IMC 2018 finally comes to an end, and it was all-things and everything 5G.
5G will require funding by the Government and a 'high-level Budget Committee' should be formed.
AJ Paulraj, Chairperson of the panel said, 5G would be critical for various segments in the society.
Govt-appointed 5G panel suggests opening of new spectrum bands; commercial roll out likely around 2020
The steering committee set up to chart India's 5G roadmap on Thursday recommended additional spectrum for fuelling the next-generation of wireless services, and suggested that the allocation of the first tranche of such radiowaves be announced this year
In a strategic move, Finnish telecom equipment manufacturer Nokia and India's largest telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced creation of a strategic roadmap for network evolution to the 5G-technology standard and Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled devices.