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Falling revenues, mounting losses and debt are bleeding the sector, leading to closures and mergers of marginal players

Saddled with a debt of approximately Rs 5 lakh crore, falling sales and profits, the telecom ride has been a roller-coaster one. Spectrum auctions at high prices over

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