Dr DPS Seth

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Dr Seth started working with the DoT, in telecom research and

development for 18 years at the beginning of his career. Thereafter, he was

associated with planning, operations and maintenance of services, and has been

closely associated in the formulation of policy documents for the DoT and vision

document for MTNL.

He has worked closely with the eminent jurist Mr Fali Nariman

providing technical inputs in the drafting of the Communications Convergence

Bill, 2001. He was the founder chairman & managing director of BSNL, where

he pioneered BSNL's cellular mobile service. He subsequently worked as a

member Telecom Commission of India. He joined TRAI as a full time member on the

10th March, 2003 on a three-year tenure.

He pioneered the concept of Unified Licensing, which was

enthusiastically received by various countries. He has also prepared a white

paper for the National Knowledge Commission outlining the approach to a

broadband network —The Knowledge Net—with access speed of at least 100 Mbps

to various organizations.