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Jan 15, 2013 at 03:30pm IST

Bharti Airtel says India CEO Sanjay Kapoor to quit, Gopal Vittal to take over

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel, India's top mobile phone carrier, said on Tuesday Sanjay Kapoor, its chief executive for India and South Asia, will leave the company on February 28. Gopal Vittal, currently group director of special projects, will take over as the company's India CEO, effective March 1, it said in a statement.

India is the biggest market for Bharti, which operates in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and 17 African countries.