Jio and Airtel Clash Over Consumer Tariffs Amid 5G Rollout Speculations

2023 • 6min • News • Business


Published On: October 30, 2023 - Reliance Jio, one of the biggest players in the telecom industry, has announced that the company doesn't intend to raise consumer tariffs, even with the introduction of 5G technology. The company aims to provide affordable accessibility of 5G technology to over 240 million subscribers who currently use 2G networks. Meanwhile, Jio rivals such as Airtel and Vodafone Idea have been pushing for tariff hikes for the expansion of 5G networks as well to sustain themselves financially. Join News9's Shweta Kothari and Kartik Malhotra for more on this story.