Starlink May Soon Be Available In India, Speed, Plans, Price, More

Starlink, Elon Musk's satellite Internet service provider, is close to obtaining a license to begin operations in India, overcoming regulatory hurdles in the process.

The expected approval from the Indian government hinges on Starlink.

providing clarity on its shareholding structure to the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade

Starlink is set to become the third entity in India, joining Jio Satellite Communications and OneWeb in the satellite communication space.

Even with the granted (DoT) approval, the initiation of satellite-based broadband services by Starlink will not happen immediately.

While Starlink, OneWeb, and Jio's satellite division await spectrum allocation from the DoT to kickstart their services

The cost of Starlink's service in India has not been disclosed, but estimates indicate a first-year cost of around Rs 1,58,000.

Starlink offers download speeds ranging from 25 to 220 Mbps, as reported by Moneycontrol