USOF HAS SCANT REGARD FOR PM’S PROMISE TO PEOPLE OF NORTH-EAST

It is ironical that Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF), which is the arm of Department of Telecom (DoT) entrusted with the job of ensuring telecom services in remote and unconnected areas across the country, is the one which is creating Read more

‘BLUETOWN TO INVEST $80 MILLION TO SET UP 15,000 WI-FI HOTSPOTS IN INDIA’S RURAL, REMOTE AREAS’

Bluetown is Denmark-based global IT company that provides low-cost, sustainable Wi-Fi solutions to connect people in rural areas of the world. Through BSNL, Bluetown is deploying its innovative and sustainable Wi-Fi hotspots in remote, rural locations. Bluetown’s  India Managing Director Satya N Gupta, who Read more

USOF, THY NAME IS ‘PROJECT KILLER’!

Rural India remains deprived from the benefits of mobile/broadband connectivity. Universal Service Obligation Fund or USOF formed more than a decade ago was tasked to bring rural/remote under mobile/Internet connectivity. But delaying projects, getting them stuck in the quagmire of approvals/evaluations Read more