Telephone Advisory Committees

Summary

Telephone / Telecom Advisory Committees (TAC)
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Agency overview
JurisdictionMinister of Communications and Information Technology (India) India Republic of India
HeadquartersSanchar Bhawan
New Delhi
Minister responsible
Websitedot.gov.in

Telephone / Telecom Advisory Committees[1] (TAC) is a high level Indian government body made up of members of parliament and other members nominated by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology to address issues concerning telecommunication in India. Looked upon as a privileged panel, the Telephone Advisory Committees, constituted by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (India) of the Government of India to serve as a vital feedback mechanism for improvement of services in the Telecommunications sector by the Department of Telecommunications[2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14]

The Union Minister of Communications Shri Ram Vilas Paswan inaugurated the first meeting of the Telephone Advisory Committee and National Telephone Services Committee in New Delhi on June 7, 2000.

Ministers

Departments

Department of Telecommunications

Also known as the Door Sanchar Vibhag, this department concerns itself with policy, licensing and coordination matters relating to telegraphs, telephones, wireless, data, facsimile and telematic services and other like forms of communications. It also looks into the administration of laws with respect to any of the matters specified, namely:

Public Sector Units

Mobile phone service operators in India

See also

List of TAC Members

References

  1. ^ "List of Telephone Advisory Committee Members". mtnlmumbai.in/. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 29 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Telephone Advisory Committees (TACs)". dot.gov.in. Retrieved 23 December 2015.
  3. ^ "Raghuram Rajan went ahead with TAC view on interest rate". moneycontrol.com. Retrieved 25 April 2014.
  4. ^ "Circular" (PDF). dot.gov.in.
  5. ^ "Core function of TAC remains unchanged". thehindu.com. Retrieved 17 May 2011.
  6. ^ "Telephone Advisory Committee meeting of BSNL organised". dailypost.in. Archived from the original on 8 February 2016. Retrieved 25 September 2015.
  7. ^ "Telephone Advisory Committee meeting presided over by Dr Ashok Tanwar Member of Parliament". firstpost.com. Archived from the original on 26 January 2016. Retrieved 25 September 2015.
  8. ^ "The Union Minister of Communications Shri Ram Vilas Paswan inaugurated the first meeting of the Telephone Advisory Committee in New Delhi on June 7, 2000". pib.nic.in. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  9. ^ "BSNL holds second TAC meeting". tribuneindia.com. Retrieved 27 September 2015.
  10. ^ "BSNL to provide 3G connectivity to Lasalgaon, Satana". Times of India. Retrieved 5 August 2014.
  11. ^ "BSNL formed new Telephone Advisory Committee". reachladakh.com. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  12. ^ "new advisory committee soon". indianexpress.com. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  13. ^ "3G service launched in Pathanamthitta". newindianexpress.com. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  14. ^ "BSNL to roll out 3G services in Pathanamthitta". thehindu.com. Retrieved 20 January 2016.

External links

  • MTNL Website list of TAC members
  • Department of Telecommunications Website