Delhi: Mobile towers to come up near 61 DTC facilities | Delhi News


NEW DELHI: If you live or work near a Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) bus depot or terminal, expect much better connectivity on your mobile phone in the coming days. The corporation plans to licence out space at 61 of its depots, terminals, units and staff residential colonies for installation of mobile network towers.
Most of these spaces are in prime locations, for which there will be bidding, and the reserve price has been kept at Rs 14,763 per sqm for mobile towers as a monthly licence fee. Bidders will be allowed to choose and quote for preferable sites. Only the firms registered with Department of Tele-Communications, Government of India are allowed. Apart from the monthly rent, successful bidders will also have to take care of other charges, including electricity and maintenance.
Some of the DTC depots where mobile towers are likely to come up are Vasant Vihar, Sarojini Nagar, Sukhdev Vihar, Sriniwas Puri, Kalkaji, Ambedkar Nagar, etc. apart from bus terminals like Nehru Place, Hauz Khas, Mehrauli, Shahdara, Delhi Gate, etc. Spaces will also be leased out for mobile towers at DTC workshops in Okhla and other places and DTC colonies at Rana Pratap Bagh and Hari Nagar.
The successful bidders will sign a licence fee agreement initially for a period of six years, which can be extended up to nine years subject to mutual agreement of the parties and successful performance of the contract.

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