June 30, 2022

India orders wireless carriers to pay US$13bil in past dues

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NEW DELHI: India’s top court has ordered several telecom carriers, including Bharti Airtel Ltd, Vodafone Idea Ltd and many defunct ones, to pay the government as much as 920 billion rupees (US$13bil) in past dues, dealing a blow to the businesses already struggling to make profits and pare debt.