Vodafone-Idea merger a go, just formalities pending: Manoj Sinha2 min read . Updated: 11 Jul 2018, 04:03 PM IST
The combined operations of Idea Cellular and Vodafone India will create the country's largest telecom operator worth over $23 billion
New Delhi: Telecom minister Manoj Sinha said on Wednesday that the government has approved the Vodafone-Idea merger, the sector’s biggest, but the companies need to complete some formalities for the final closure of the deal. “We have already approved the Vodafone-Idea merger. There are some formalities which are pending that they have to complete for it (the merger)," Sinha told reporters on sidelines of a BSNL event—the first on-record confirmation from the government side.
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