Promote Digital India in 2017-18 fiscal, the government said Wednesday Bharatnet project OFC (OFC) cabling has decided to invest Rs 10,000 crore. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said while presenting the union budget for fiscal 2017-18, “Bartnet 155,000 kms of OFC project will be laid. I for fiscal year 2017-18 has allocated Rs 10,000 crore in the help. ”
He added, “By the end of fiscal year 2017-18 from the optical fiber in high-speed broadband connectivity to 150,000 village panchayats will be available, along with WiFi hot spots will be. It also has a low rate of digital services will be offered. ”
An important component of the country’s telecom infrastructure, ecosystem, he said, stating that the recent spectrum auction in the country is the lack of went away.
“The people living in rural and remote areas for the benefit of mobile broadband and digital big boost to India.”
The minister said the government would launch Dijiganv initiative, under which telemedicine through digital technology, education and skills will be provided.