He was one of the first Indian entrepreneurs to identify the mobile telecom business as a major growth area. However, both sides emphasize the tentative nature of the talks, while The Economist magazine noted, "If anything, Bharti would be marrying up ," as MTN has more subscribers, higher revenues and broader geographic coverage.
I was in trouble. Allegations against Mittal state that there had been collusion with key telecoms officials in the government to illegally secure an extra spectrum.
Sunil says, "Inthe government imposed a ban on the import of gensets. Within a few years Bharti became the first telecom company to cross the 2-million mobile subscriber mark.
The question then was: Rs crores towards Philanthropy to set up Satya Bharti University, a world-class University to offer education to deserving youth from economically weaker sections of society.
I sensed my chance and embraced the telecom business. His first business was to make crankshafts for local bicycle manufacturers. The other educational initiatives including the — Satya Bharti School, Quality Support and Learning Centre Programs, are currently reaching out to over 3,50, underprivileged children in 11 states.
Talks eventually ended without agreement, some sources stating that this was due to opposition from the South African government. I was out of business overnight. Then, opportunity came calling.
No charges were issued against Mittal, however the trial court judge noted that there was enough material on record to proceed. Everything I was doing came to a screeching halt. The importing of generators was suddenly banned by the then Indian Government.
His plans were finally approved by the Government in  and he launched services in Delhi inwhen Bharti Cellular Limited BCL was formed to offer cellular services under the brand name AirTel.
Inhe started assembling push-button phones in India,  which he earlier used to import from a Taiwan company, Kingtel, replacing the old fashioned, bulky rotary phones that were in use in the country then. So, Mittal clinched a deal with the French telecom group Vivendi. By the early s, Sunil was making fax machines, cordless phones and other telecom gear.
We were still using those rotary dials with no speed dials or redials.
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