284 base transceiver stations exceed radiation limit

Thu, Aug 10 2017, 11:53 AM

As many as 284 base transceiver stations installed on mobile towers have been found exceeding the prescribed electromagnetic field radiation limits as on June 20, 2017, shows an audit by the telecom department. Airtel and Vodafone topped the list, accounting for 46% of non-compliant mobile sites, according to information given by telecom minister Manoj Sinha to Parliament.