Reliance Suspends Free Basics On GSM Network; Will Run On Its CDMA Network

The company had recently started the CDMA testing and informed TRAI after which the commercial roll out of the service was stopped, an official from the company said. A consultation paper by TRAI will be put up for responses from December 28 to January 4, after which a call will be taken on Free Basics.

Although Reliance Communications is suspending Facebook’s Free Basics on its GSM network after TRAI’s order, it will continue the service on its CDMA network.

The company had started the CDMA testing recently and informed TRAI after which the commercial roll out of the service was stopped, an official from the company said.

TRAI has prepared a consultation paper that will be put up for responses from December 28 to January 4, after which a call will be taken on Facebook’s Free Basics.

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