The government-owned BSNL will launch 5G services in 2024, according to Union Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw.
A consortium led by TCS and C-DOT has been chosen by BSNL to roll out its 4G network, which will be upgraded to 5G in around a year after the order is placed under the deal.
“BSNL will start 5G services in 2024,” Vaishnaw said while speaking to reporters here.
He was speaking on the sidelines of an event to launch 5G services of Jio and Airtel in Odisha. Vaishnaw along with Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the services.