The right to use 400MHz of spectrum in the 26GHz millimetre wave band worth Rs 212 crore for 20 years in the recent 5G spectrum auction was acquired by Adani Data Networks Ltd
Unified licence for access services has been granted to Adani Data Networks. The licence enables it to provide all telecom services in the country, according to two official sources. After buying spectrum in the recent auction, Adani Group entered the telecom sector.
“Adani Data Networks has been granted UL (AS),” an official source said. Another official said that the permit was granted on Monday.
The right to use 400MHz of spectrum in the 26GHz millimetre wave band worth Rs 212 crore for 20 years in the recent 5G spectrum auction was acquired by Adani Data Networks Ltd (ADNL), a unit of Adani Enterprises Ltd.
It plans to use the airwaves for its data centres as well as the super app it is building to support businesses from electricity distribution to airports, and gas retailing to ports, said the Adani Group.
“The newly-acquired 5G spectrum is expected to help create a unified digital platform that will accelerate the pace and scale of the Adani group’s digitisation of its core infrastructure, primary industry and B2C business portfolio,” the group had said in a statement.
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