Spice Telecom

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Spice Telecom
Industry Telecom
Fate Acquired by Idea Cellular
Successor Idea Cellular
Founded 1997
Defunct 2008
Headquarters Mohali, India
Owner B. K. Modi
Website spiceglobal.com

Spice Telecom was the brand name of Spice Communications Ltd, a mobile phone service provider in India. Spice Telecom operates in 2 circles out of the 23 Telecom Circles of India. Spice operates in the states of Punjab (India) and Karnataka. Spice Communications is now a subsidiary of Mumbai-based Idea Cellular Ltd. (Aditya Birla Group company). Idea Cellular owns more than 80% equity in Spice Communications.

Recently Aditya Birla Group owned Idea Cellular took over the ownership of Spice Telecom for over Rs 2,700 crore.[1]