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Odisha Youth Duped By Fraudster On Pretext Of Erecting Cellular Tower

Nuapada: A youth named Subhash Thapa from Khamabahi village under Komna police limits was allegedly duped over Rs 1 Lakh by a fraudster on the pretext of erecting a mobile tower on his land. As per reports, Thapa was contacted by the fraudster disguised as a representative of Reliance Jio three months back. He offered […]

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Odisha: Cyber Fraud Victim Gets Money Back Due To Prompt Police Action

Bhubaneswar: A man who lost Rs 3.17 lakh to online fraudsters has got his money back due to timely action by the cyber cell officials of Commissionerate police. Basant Chhatar, a resident of Angul had paid Rs 3.17 lakh in 30 transactions to fraudsters who had made fake promise to install mobile tower on his […]

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Maoists Blow Up Mobile Tower On Odisha-Chhattisgarh Border

Malkangiri: In a bid to disrupt communication network in their stronghold, Maoists ultras blew up a BSNL mobile tower at Erabor village under Sukma district near the Odisha-Chhattisgarh border on Friday. Around 10-15 heavily-armed Naxals came to Erabor village and bombed the tower using explosives, sources said. The ultras then blocked the road with stones […]

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Odisha Villagers Erect Mobile Tower To Beat Network Blues

Phulbani: After facing numerous problems owing to poor mobile network, residents of Dadaki GP in Phulbani block of Kandhamal district erected a mobile tower on their own. Earlier, seamless mobile network and connectivity was a distant dream for the residents of Dadaki Gram Panchayat, which is located some six to seven kms away from Phulbani […]

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Cabinet approves 4072 mobile towers in Maoist-prone areas, 483 in Odisha

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the “Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF)” supported scheme to provide mobile services at 4072 tower locations identified by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in inhabited uncovered areas affected by Left Wing Extremism (LWE) of 96 districts in ten States for Phase-ll […]

Cabinet gives nod to hive off BSNL's tower assets into separate company

New Delhi: The Cabinet on Tuesday gave its approval for hiving off mobile tower assets of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) into a separate company, fully owned by BSNL. “This approval authorizes BSNL to monetize its telecom tower infrastructure with the formation of a separate subsidiary company,” an official statement said here. “An independent, dedicated […]

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Over 2 lakh mobile towers set up in 9 months

New Delhi: The government has set up more than 2 lakh mobile towers in nine months, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here. The minister also reiterated about the government’s recent initiative to check the mobile tower radiation to allay fears about its adverse effect on health. The minister was speaking to Zee Regional channels’ CEO […]