Following a clearance from the inter-ministerial panel of the
government, subscribers will be able to terminate calls on the landline
or mobile networks of any service provider – ranging from MTNL or BSNL’s
fixed lines to the mobile numbers on Airtel, Vodafone or Idea Cellular,
reported a leading daily.
The decision to allow inter-connect agreements between ISPs and
telecom operators will be a shot in the arm for Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance
Jio Infocomm, which will soon begin services across the country, the
This move may reduce the voice call charges, however, the quality of
the voice call will depend upon the service provider’s service.
“The move has been cleared by the inter-ministerial telecom
commission and groundwork to get it going will start soon,” the daily
However, for transferring calls on mobile operators networks, Trai
will have to address the issue of termination charges that internet
companies will need to pay.