The bench of Justices in Himachal Pradesh High Court was hearing a PIL petition regarding the matters of internet services in the residents of the rural and backward areas state.
The court questioned that when entire world is proceeding to switched over to 5G technology, why the BSNL is still trying to procure outdated equipment of 4G?
The court said, they are surprised to note that world is proceeding over to 5G but BSNL still try to procure outdated equipment of 4G.
Why public money is to be wasted, is a matter of concern both for the public as well as for this court.
The court further said, No government or authority has a right to say that it would indulge in wasteful expenditure.
The court asked BSNL to file an affidavit as to why it still procuring outdated equipment of 4G.
The matter for consideration in June 21,2021. On next hearing the details of the order directed by the court that all mobile towers that have been erected along with compliance report.