MTNL to launch Delhi 3G services within ten days

16 Jan 2009

India’s Economic Times is reporting that state-owned telco Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) is preparing to launch 3G services in Delhi in the next ten days. Citing comments made by an MTNL executive the report also indicates that 3G services for Mumbai are likely to begin in the first week of February. MTNL chairman and managing director, R S P Sinha, also noted that the operator had yet to sign any agreements with content providers for 3G products. It is understood that its existing IPTV content providers will offer 3G content initially however.