The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed the plea of Telecom majors, including Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea, seeking review of certain directions of the Supreme Court on the recovery of past dues amounting to Rs 1.47 lakh crore from telecom service providers. Also Read - PMC Scam: Supreme Court Stays House Arrest Order, HDIL Promoters to Continue in Jail
The recovery of past dues by the government was based on adjusted gross revenue of about Rs 92,000 crore. Also Read - Nirbhaya Convict Mukesh Singh Files Mercy Plea After Supreme Court Rejects Curative Petition
A bench comprising Justices Arun Mishra, S A Nazeer, and M R Shah did not find merit in the review plea. Also Read - Kerala Government Moves Supreme Court Against CAA, Calls it 'Unconstitutional'