5G will open new horizons: Sam Pitroda


With the 5G spectrum auction concluding recently, Telecom inventor-entrepreneur Sam Pitroda complimented Minister for Communications, Electronics and IT Ashwini Vaishnaw and said that the 5G will open new horizons in different fields. Taking to Twitter he extended his greetings and said, “My compliments to @AshwiniVaishnaw, Minister for Communications, Electronics & IT, Telecom Commission, @DoT_India, @TRAI, @CDOT_India, Telecom Engineers, Entrepreneurs, #Startups, Operators, and others for a successful auction of the #5GSpectrum and associated opportunities. 5G.” He further highlighted that the new spectrum will not only provide substantial-high speed and low latency but will open a new horizon for new use cases.The #5G will not only provide substantial-high speed and low latency but will open a new horizon for new use cases in agriculture, business and finance. Education, health, export, energy and governance will improve productivity, efficiency, affordability scalability and sustainability,” he added in another tweet. His statements came in wake of the recently concluded 5G auctions which were marked complete after 40 rounds and 7 straight days on August 1, fetching over Rs 1.50 trillion, higher than the government’s expectations.