He said that TRAI will meet broadcasters on 12 January and telecom operators on 23 January to come up with a broad agenda for 2018. “We will also review what was decided last year, how much has been completed,” Sharma said. The regulator will hear the issues faced by players in both sectors during the two meetings.
He said that TRAI’s new guidelines on tariff will help identify if a tariff is ‘transparent, non-predatory and non-discriminatory’ or not. The rules will come out within two weeks.
TRAI Chairman said: “We have been delayed in some sense. We were looking at the international experience also and what are the principles there?”