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AGR dues


AGR matters back in Supreme Court

April 04, 2021 12:48 am

Last year in September, the Supreme Court had ordered that the companies need to pay their dues over a 10-year period, after paying 10 per cent of the dues upfront by March 31, 2021.

Bharti Airtel, Vi may meet DoT, seek clarifications on AGR payment quantum

September 17, 2020 1:33 am

On September 1, the Supreme Court, in its final judgment on the AGR issue, said telcos could pay their AGR dues over the next 10 years and that they would have to pay 10 per cent of the dues by March 31, 2021.

SC lets telecom firms stagger AGR payments over 10 years

September 02, 2020 9:44 am

These yearly instalments will have to be made by March 31 of every succeeding financial year and a compliance report by the companies as well as the DoT has to be filed by April 7 of that year, a three-judge bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra said.

Explained: How will telecom firms pay their AGR dues over the next 10 years?

September 06, 2020 10:22 am

AGR case verdict: In its judgment Tuesday, the Supreme Court gave all telcos a 10-year timeline to complete the payments of AGR dues, instead of the old 20-year schedule suggested by the DoT.

Telecom firms get breather in AGR case, SC allows them 10 years to clear dues

September 01, 2020 4:57 pm

AGR Case Verdict: The Supreme Court ruled that the telecom companies would need to pay 10 per cent of their AGR-related dues by March 31, 2021.

AGR dues from telcos: Spectrum value erodes, govt on a sticky wicket

August 24, 2020 12:47 am

If an operator like Vodafone Idea (VIL) does not get to pay its AGR dues of Rs 58,000 crore in deferred installments of 15-20 years as it has sought, it may have to file for bankruptcy and then the Centre stands to lose over Rs 2 lakh crore.

Paid Rs 195 cr AGR related dues including spectrum sharing charges, Reliance Jio tells SC

August 18, 2020 8:48 pm

The bench again reiterated its earlier question as to how RCom had earlier claimed to have assets of over Rs 35,000 crore, whereas now the fair value is just little over Rs 10,000 crore.

Won’t hear arguments for re-assessment: SC after reserving order on window for AGR dues

July 21, 2020 5:15 am

Supreme Court AGR hearing: During the hearing, the bench observed that 15 or 20 years is not a reasonable time period and the companies should come forward with appropriate time frame.

Centre to withdraw 96% of Rs 4 lakh crore AGR related dues raised against PSUs: SC told

June 18, 2020 1:19 pm

A bench of justices Arun Mishra, S Abdul Nazeer and M R Shah was informed by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that the DoT has filed an affidavit explaining the reason for raising the demand of AGR related dues against the PSUs.

Supreme Court questions DoT demand for AGR dues from PSUs, says it is totally impermissible

June 11, 2020 2:39 pm

"This is wholly and totally impermissible," the bench said, while referring to the demand raised against the PSUs.