Telecom Allocating backhaul spectrum via non-auction route to improve service quality, says Trai chief Updated : April 30, 2018 06:17 AM IST The telecom Commission (TC), the highest-decision making body of the Telecom Department, is likely to meet on May 1 to decide on allocation of spectrum in V-band and E-bands. Mobile towers typically should be connected to fibre optic but considering the right of the way and other administrative issues only 25% of the towers are connected through fibre today. 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.