An independent telecom academic, Anuparp Thiralarp, on Wednesday petitioned the Administrative Court to issue an injunction halting the planned 3G auction by the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).
Mr Anuparp, former president of the Thailand Telecommunication Management Academy, argued that current regulations on 3G set by the NBTC were not in the public interest.
He has demanded the NBTC review and improve its regulations for the benefit of consumers before moving ahead with its spectrum auction, which is set for Oct 16.
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