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BharatNet Project Implementation in Tamil Nadu

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Tamil Nadu FibreNet Corporation Ltd (TANFINET) signs a INR 1,815 crore BharatNet deal, to cover 12,525 villages. The program is expected to provide 1 Gbps bandwidth-connectivity to all the Gram Panchayats in the Indian state. October 25, 2021 Tamil Nadu FibreNet Corporation Ltd (TANFINET) has signed the Master Service Agreement......
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India Accelerates its Digital Transformation Mission Roadmap

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According to the report — Currently in India, 34 people per 100 have access to the internet in rural areas, and 1.75 lakh villages have access to optical fibre network. Under the Digital India programme, the government has taken tremendous steps to give internet access and connectivity to all areas,......
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Tamil Nadu to Launch BharatNet in 12,534 Panchayats

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The Tamil Nadu Information Technology department is going to introduce the BharatNet program in 12,534 villages panchayats to improve connectivity in the rural areas. August 19, 2021 With the aim to enhance connectivity in the rural areas, Tamil Nadu Information Technology (IT) department is going to introduce the BharatNet program......
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BBNL Issues Global Tender for the BharatNet Project

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The government will provide a maximum grant of INR 19,041 crore as Viability Gap Funding (VGF) July 30, 2021 Bharat Broadband Network (BBNL), on behalf of the Department of Telecommunications, has released a global tender for the development work of BharatNet through a Public-Private Partnership model across 16 states in......
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FM Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Rs 19,000 crore Additional Outlay for BharatNet

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When all the gram panchayats have been connected by the dedicated optical fibre network, last-mile connectivity to all villages will be provided by the commercial telecom operators. June 29, 2021 With the aim to provide a boost to the Digital India initiative, Finance Minister Smt Nirmala Sitharaman has announced more......
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TSSC Partners with CSC to Train 1 Lakh Rural Youth for Maintenance of BharatNet

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The training will be conducted through CSC Academy and will focus on providing VLEs as well as rural youth with knowledge about optical fiber applications, splicing of optical fiber, installation of optical fiber cables, along with entrepreneurship and soft skills training. June 22, 2021 Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) has......
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CSC partners with Sterlite Technologies to train 1 lakh VLEs

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Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs) will be provided with the training content by STL in a self-paced mode and through live classes. The training will include hands-on components through trainers at sites where CSC is providing Internet connectivity through BharatNet. January 19, 2021 The Common Services Centers (CSC) has partnered with......
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Sterlite Technologies Launches an Industry First ‘Digital Inclusion’ Solution – STL Garv

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In the past twenty five years, India has brought the first half of its population online and in the coming ten years, we will connect the second half. But, to unlock rural growth, we must supplement this connectivity with powerful rural digital applications which actually transform rural lives for the......
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BharatNet Initiative Will Put India Among the Top Nations in Fixed Broadband – Mukesh Ambani

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The virtual summit organized in association with NITI Aayog, is part of the government’s continuing support to tech entrepreneurs and startups by providing exposure, recognition, and guidance. It also witnessed a discussion on the importance of AI and the ways it could be used in key sectors like healthcare, agriculture,......
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Sterlite Technologies Awarded T-Fiber Project in Telangana

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The multi-year deal worth about Rs. 1,800 crore requires STL to design, build and manage a rural broadband network across 3,000 gram panchayats in Telangana. January 2, 2020 Sterlite Technologies was recently awarded the mandate to create a high speed rural broadband network from Telangana Fiber Grid Corporation Ltd. (T-Fiber).......