NEW DELHI: Idea Cellular, India’s No 3 telco, has filed a plea against the telecom regulator with the Telecom Disputes Settlement Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) and sought quashing of Reliance Jio Infocomm’s Happy New Year offer, mirroring market leader Bharti Airtel’s complaint filed late last year.

In a 60-page plea to the TDSAT, Idea has urged the court to direct the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to “ensure that RJio forthwith withdraws the Jio Happy New Year offer”. I ..