VentureBeat has an article by Ram Shriram about the US market, but it applies equally well to the Indian market:
Wireless devices, meanwhile remain stuck in the walled gardens.
The same goes for applications, services and protocols. Opening wireless broadband to new market entrants with open devices, open software and open IP services is critical to continued innovation in new devices, new services and new mobile web applications coming out of Silicon Valley and elsewhere.
Similarly, to promote innovation in services and applications for consumers in the wireless world, a better model is needed than the current status quo. A key ingredient to change this is that competition should be fostered.