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Spectrum sharing to get delayed

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NEW DELHI: Norms that would allow telecom operators to share and trade spectrum may be delayed beyond the auctions slated for February, official sources said. The delay will be a dampener to the beleaguered telecom industry, which is critical of the sale of only one block (5MHz) of 3G spectrum against four blocks suggested by telecom regulator Trai.