Dhaka, Jan 14 (BAN/ AD): Government has decided to appoint administrators to Grameenphone and Robi if the two mobile operators fail to make at least partial payment of the audit claims of BTRC within the deadline. Prime Minister’s ICT Adviser Sajeeb Ahmed Wazed has presided the meeting.
Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) on Sunday had meeting to decide what should be done to realize the telecom regulator’s audit claims of Tk13, 445 crore. BTRC Chairman Jahurul Haque and Post and Telecommunication Minister Mustafa Jabbar were also present.
Mustafa Jabbar told “If the two operators, GP and Robi, do not comply with the court order and fail to pay within the stipulated time, we will be forced to take action. Our action will be as per the relevant law.” He added government wants an solution to the dispute which will comply with the law of the land. He also said “We have completed the process for appointing the administrators. If the two operators fail to pay, we will go forward with our plan to appoint the administrators.”