Reliance Jio sends legal notice to Ookla; demands withdrawal of Airtel’s fastest network ads
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 () Reliance Jio lodged a complaint with the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) against broadband tester Ookla’s network speed test that said Bharti Airtel has the fastest network speed. “The claim of Airtel that it is India’s fastest network is false, misleading and incorrect. The claim is being made by Airtel acting in a mala fide manner in collusion with Ookla LLC, who profess to be experts in the domain space of testing mobile internet speed,” stated the letter sent by Reliance Jio to ASCI, the advertising watchdog, a copy of which is available with IANS. Newcomer Reliance Jio, which has over 100 million subscribers, has also separately served a legal notice to Ookla for what it has termed as
A huge telecoms merger has been announced in India. Britain’s Vodafone is joining with Idea Cellular in a deal worth the equivalent of 21.3 billion euros. Together they will become India’s biggest telecoms business with almost 400 million customers, overtaking the market leader Bharti Airtel. The...
Telecom operator Reliance Jio has approached advertisement sector watchdog ASCI against Bharti Airtel saying the latter's claim of being "officially the fastest... DNA - ScienceAlso reported by •IndiaTimes