Time ripe for odd-even in mobile calls

Will operators show some imagination to mitigate the relentless call-drop problem?


Nivedita Mookerji
Is it time for the odd-even rule for phone calls, quite like the car exercise on Delhi roads some time ago, so that we can talk and hear each other without wanting to throw the handset in frustration and anger? Choked roads and choked telecom networks must be the two biggest nightmares across India’s big cities now with no respite in sight. While one is constantly keeping us on hold on way to work, meetings, shopping, movies, hospitals, home and more, the other is stopping us from speaking on the mobile phone — oh that magical device to connect with anyone anytime including on the Indian skies soon. Whether on the roads or inside a building, calls are not just
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First Published: Feb 08 2018 | 05:56 AM IST

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