India, Feb. 18 -- From seeking clarity around 5G spectrum auction to having submitted the 5G trial applications last month - there is a sign of relief for Indian telcos - as Reliance Jio, Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel and state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) gear up for the green signal to kickstart 5G trials.

The major telcos had submitted its applications to the authorities last month after months of delay. DoT officials are said to have held a meeting with the telcos to discuss the 5G trials roadmap. Approvals for 5G trials are likely to arrive in a couple of weeks, according to an ET report

Accordingly, Airtel has collaborated with Huawei, ZTE, Ericsson and Nokia for 5G trials, while Reliance has partnered with Samsung and Vodaf...