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Internet Connectivity to be Get a Boost in 3,195 Gram Panchayats in Jammu & Kashmir

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On assessing the implementation of the Bharat broadband scheme in the rural areas of Jammu & Kashmir, it came to light that 408 gram panchayats and 14 block headquarters have been equipped with internet connection through optical fibre cable (OFC) and 658 gram panchayats are VSAT-enabled. November 17, 2021 Within......
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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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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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UP Villages to Get Optical Fiber Network

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The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh has set the target to connect 58,194 panchayats in 75 districts of the state to be connected with Optical Fiber. March 09, 2021 Pursuing fast-track growth of digital communication infrastructure and universal access of broadband at every village, the Yogi Adityanath government, under the......