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Bharti Airtel plunges Rs 3,700 cr into OneWeb: High speed satellite internet inches closer to reality in India

Times Now | 02/07/2021 01:52 PM | Click to read full article

Over two decades after Mittal pioneered the mobile telephony market in India. In a new journey, Bharti Group announced that it would invest a further $500 million (Rs 3,700 crore) into satellite communications outfit OneWeb.

Making the Sunil-Mittal owned conglomerate its largest shareholder to provide access to affordable and efficient internet to India's rural community through a constellation of satellites.