As per industry sources, Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio, and Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL) have submitted their applications for 5G trials.

Additionally, Airtel has partnered Huawei, ZTE, Ericsson and Nokia for 5G trials in the country, while Jio has partnered Samsung.

Further, Vodafone Idea has filed its application for 5G trials with Huawei, ZTE Ericsson and Nokia. Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), on the other hand, has submitted the application with ZTE for trials.

The last date to submit applications for trials was January 15, 2020.