The Prime Minister will launch 5G services in select cities and will gradually expand it across the country over the next few years. The total economic impact of 5G on India is estimated to be up to US$ 450 billion by 2035.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Much awaited in India on October 1, 2022 5G services will be started. This information was given in an official statement on Friday. According to the statement, the Prime Minister will launch 5G services in select cities and will gradually expand it across the country over the next few years. The total economic impact of 5G on India is estimated to be up to US$ 450 billion by 2035.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 5G services in India on October 1, 2022, and will also inaugurate the sixth edition of India Mobile Congress 2022 to be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from October 1-4, 2022, the statement said. ” Significantly, 5G networks deliver speeds many times faster than 4G and provide seamless connectivity and enable billions of connected devices to share data in real time. The cities where this service will start in the first phase include Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Gurugram, Hyderabad, Jamnagar, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai and Pune.
Will get new economic opportunities and social benefits
The official statement said, 5G can bring new economic opportunities and social benefits, due to which it has the potential to be a transformative force for the Indian society. It will help in removing the traditional barriers to the growth of the country, drive innovations by startups and business enterprises as well as take forward the vision of Digital India.”
A record Rs 1.5 lakh crore bids were received in the country’s biggest ever telecom spectrum auction. In this, industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s Jio has acquired almost half of all spectrum sold with a bid of Rs 87,946.93 crore. India’s richest man Gautam Adani’s group had made a bid of Rs 211.86 crore for 400 MHz. It is, however, not used for public telephone services.
At the same time, telecom giant Sunil Bharti Mittal’s Bharti Airtel made a successful bid of Rs 43,039.63 crore, while Vodafone-Idea bought spectrum for Rs 18,786.25 crore. India is getting ready for better data speed and interruption-free video in the coming times as telcos get ready to start 5G service as soon as possible. After the arrival of these services, people will get everything from smart ambulances to cloud gaming. Even customers can have completely new experiences during their purchase.
Fifth generation i.e. 5G telecommunications services allow high-quality long-duration video or movie downloads on mobiles and other devices in a matter of seconds. It will support about one lakh communication devices in one square kilometer. The service enables superfast speeds (about 10 times faster than 4G), cutting down on connectivity delays, and real-time data sharing across billions of connected devices. It could redefine 3D hologram calling, the Metaverse experience and educational applications.
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