Rostelecom set to disconnect ‘illegal’ ER-Telecom cables

2 May 2013

Russian national operator Rostelecom reportedly intends to disconnect all illegally-installed cable lines belonging to other operators that are situated in its duct infrastructure in the North-West Federal District. An unconfirmed report by Telecompaper suggests that Perm-based ER-Telecom has around 450km worth of unsanctioned cables deployed in various Rostelecom ducts, and has proved resistant to attempts to ‘legalise’ said infrastructure.

Russia, ER-Telecom (, Rostelecom