Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat launches free Wi-Fi service for govt colleges, universities

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November 08, 2020 9:23 PM

Rawat said Uttarakhand is the first state in the country to provide free internet to all government colleges and universities.

digital india, wifi hotspots, bharatnet, ease of doing businessThe proliferation of public Wi-Fi will not only create employment but also enhance disposable incomes in the hands of small and medium entrepreneurs, and boost the country's GDP.

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Sunday launched free high-speed WiFi service for all government colleges and universities in the state.

He launched the service at a college in his constituency Doiwala.

Rawat said Uttarakhand is the first state in the country to provide free internet to all government colleges and universities.

Internet connectivity in colleges and universities will play a big role in the education of students, he said.

Rawat said the move is a big step towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Digital India initiative and connecting the old with the modern.

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