Economy High levies on telecom contradict PM's Digital India vision, says Sunil Mittal Updated : October 25, 2018 08:35 PM IST Telecom is also among the most-taxed sectors globally, he said, addressing the inaugural session of the India Mobile Congress 2018. He noted that the consolidation in the country's telecom industry did not take place in an "orderly fashion other than the Vodafone-Idea merger and many operators had to go through significant pain". Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.