giving fillip to Digital India initiative, Cabinet today cleared the way for mega auction of spectrum.
More than 2300 MHz spectrum is available for auction across 7 bands. The availability of such a large quantity of spectrum will give a fillip for Digital India.
This will also allow telecom operators to purchase spectrum at par with international holding values & end spectrum shortage.
Cabinet also approved special package for employment generation & promotion of exports in Textile & Apparel sector.
Finance Minister said that approval was also given for rehabilitation of Mahatma Gandhi Setu at NH-19 on Ganga in Patna.
Damaged cantilever arms to be dismantled & reconstructed. The redevelopment of Setu will reduce time & cost of travel between North and South Bihar.
Extension of timeline for taking over 50% of Outstanding Debt of Discoms, by States under UDAY was approved by CCEA today