Tech Desk Amar Ujala, New Delhi
Updated Tue, 08 Dec 2020 11:25 AM IST
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The IMC participates in all the major technology and IT companies in the country and abroad and launches their products. This time the event is also going to be very special. IMC 2020 is organized by the Department of Telecommunications and the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI). IMC 2020 has started from today ie 8 December which will run till 10 December 2020.
Jio to launch 5G in second half of 2021: Mukesh Ambani
On the first day of IMC 2020, Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that Jio will lead the 5G network in India in the second quarter of 2021. Complete preparation has been done for this. Ambani said that Jio will launch 5G in India at an affordable rate.
Ambani said that 300 million Indians are still stuck in 2G technology in the digital world. Mukesh Ambani urged the government to take steps in this direction so that this 30 crore people can join the digital economy of India and benefit from it. He requested the government to formulate a policy to free 30 crore Indians from 2G and shift them to smartphones.
Mukesh Ambani also indicated preparations to launch indigenous 5G technology in the second half of 2021. He described Reliance Jio’s 5G technology as indigenous. Mukesh Ambani said that Jio’s indigenous 5G technology is a witness to the success of the Prime Minister’s Self-Reliant India Mission.
The Indian Mobile Congress is expected to be attended by 210 national and international speakers from over 30 countries and over 3,000 delegates. Various ministries, CEOs of telecom companies, global CEOs, experts in 5-G technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), data analytics, cloud and edge computing, blockchain, cyber-security experts at IMC 2020 will do.