The minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal has refused any suo motu or proactive support to the ailing telecom sector on the adjusted gross revenue (AGR) issue.

However, the minister stated that the government is in continuous discussions with the industry.

As per the minister, the issue of AGR dues is a matter between the Supreme Court and the industry. Further, he stated that public sector firms too have been impacted by the order.

The minister has asked the industry to take some proactive measures to revive the sector.