Country’s oldest mobile phone operator Citycell has got back its spectrum finally. Supreme Court ordered Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to return the spectrum to Pacific Telecom Limited on July 25, 2017.
This order was declared by an Appeal Bench consisting of three members led by the Chief Justice Mr. Surendra Kumar Sinha. BTRC issued a letter to Citycell regarding the returning procedure of spectrum on the same day at night’ signed by Director of Spectrum Department, BTRC Lieutenant Colonel Sufi Mohammad Moinuddin.
Previously, BTRC took a final decision to cancel the operator’s license on July 24, 2017.