The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) vide press release dated January 12, 2018 has issued “The Telecommunication Interconnection Usage Charges (Fourteenth Amendment) Regulations, 2018” which prescribes International Termination Charges. Through this Regulation the Authority has reduced the termination charges payable by an International Long Distance Operator (ILDO) to the access provider in whose network the call terminates from Rs.0.53 (paise fifty three only) per minute to Rs.0.30 (paise thirty only) per minute.
On the basis of the comments of stakeholders in writing or during the Open House Discussion or during the workshop, the Authority has prescribed revised International Termination Charges through these Regulations. For any information/clarification Mr. Arvind Kumar, Advisor (BB&PA) may be contacted at Tel. No. 011-23220209.
[Press Release No. 05/2018]