Telcos' Rural Call Not Going As Per Plan
  • Prabha Hedge
  • Jan 13 2014

January 13: While telcos may be betting on rural areas to be growth drivers, all India GSM rural figures speak of a different story. For the six month period from June to November, the rural subscriber base has merely grown 2%. The meager growth is inspite of the telecom companies launching a number of offers to cater to rural areas. Bloomberg TV India’s Priya Sheth tells you if there is really any growth in the rural areas for telecom.