Indian Broadband Policy and Regulatory Resources

Inter connection

Among all the regulatory dimensions surveyed, interconnection received the lowest score, 2.6. Concerns expressed by the respondents included the inability of NTC to enforce its interconnection rules on state operators that are protected by the terms and conditions of the concessions that grant them regulatory rights, unclear interconnection rules and the failure of NTC to intervene in the setting of interconnection charges by large private mobile players in the market.