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Union cabinet approved USOF supported scheme to provide mobile services in LWE affected states including Odisha

USOF supported scheme to provide mobile services in areas affe...

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for providing mobile services at 2199 locations affected by Left Wing Extremism (LWE) in the States of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, ... PIB, 1 week ago

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Finance Ministry Opposes Mobile Network Rollouts in Maoist Hotbeds

The finance ministry and Universal Services Obligation Fund (USOF) are at loggerheads over financing mobile network rollouts in India's Maoist hotbeds, which could further delay a near Rs3,600-crore telecom infrastructure venture aimed at addressing ...
 Communications Today1 week ago Fin Min opposes mobile network in Maoist hotbeds  Economic Times2 weeks ago

NOFN unlikely to meet its roll-out target set for 2014-15, USOF informs telecom ministry

The Universal Services Obligation Fund (USOF), which is providing financial assistance to the National Optic Fibre Network (NOFN) project, has informed the Ministry of Communications and IT that the broadband coverage target set for 2014-15 will be ... months ago

Broadband network target for FY15 likely to be halved, USOF tells Ravi Shankar Prasad

KOLKATA: The central government may be preparing to declare broadband connectivity a fundamental right, but the key project for taking high-speed internet to the hinterlands, national optic fibre network, is running far behind its target. The ...
 Economic Times2 months ago
Voice & Data

USOF may see Rs 7,000-cr fund infusion in upcoming budget

With the first budget round the corner under the new government, telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has pitched in for Rs 7,000-crore funding for projects under the Universal Services Obligation Fund (USOF). "USOF needs an additional Rs 6,997 ...
 Voice & Data2 months ago Telecom Minister Calls Finance Ministry, Seeks Funds for National Ventures Supported By USOF  Communications Today2 months ago Nagpur metro rail project gets govt nod  The Statesman1 week ago Telecom Sector awaits a boost  Voice & Data1 month ago

Government completes NOFN survey work in 2.30 lakh gram panchayats

Last week, communications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told Lok Sabha that the USOF has released a grant of Rs. 919 crore for the project to date and BBNL has utilised Rs. 463 crore so far on the project. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago National Optic Fibre Network’s broadband coverage target for FY15 halved  Medianama2 months ago National Optic Fibre Network's broadband coverage target for FY15 halved  Media Nama2 months ago National Optical Fibre Network survey completed in 2.3 lakh gram panchayats  Telecom Lead1 month ago
Voice & Data

India PM wants fibre network fast-tracked, changes at USOF

The Indian prime minister's office has asked the telecoms department to work with the IT department to connect all of the country's universities to broadband and has given the telecoms department four weeks to explain the slow broadband speeds in ...
 Telecompaper1 month ago 'India PM wants fibre network fast-tracked, changes at USOF'  Individual.com1 month ago Telecos need single tax structure: MTS India  Voice & Data1 month ago Telecommunications Infrastructure and Forecasts - India  MarketResearch.com2 months ago

Government plans an expenditure of Rs 20...

Government plans an expenditure of Rs 200 billion to provide mobile connectivity in rural areas, says telecom secretary Wednesday, 27 August 2014 According to the telecom secretary, the government is planning to spend Rs 200 ... days ago
Telecom Tiger

BJP gov to bring mobile connectivity to 55,000 villages

5 Flares 5 Flares × The union government is working to take mobile phone connectivity to 55,000 villages within five years and has allocated Rs 20, 000 crore for it. The project is a part of the digital India initiative of Prime Minister ...
 My Mobile3 days ago Government to spend Rs 20000 crore for mobile connectivity in villages  Telecom Tiger3 days ago Government to invest INR 20,000 crore to ensure mobile services in 55,000 villages  Yourstory.in3 days ago Rs 20,000 crore to bridge digital divide  The Financial Chronicle3 days ago

Rs 113k cr digital plan for villages

NEW DELHI: The cabinet on Wednesday approved the ambitious Digital India programme that aims to connect all gram panchayats by broadband internet, promote e-governance and transform India into a connected knowledge economy. The Programme, which ...
 Economic Times1 week ago Government Mulls Digital India Programme to Connect All Villages  Communications Today1 week ago Govt mulls Digital plan to connect all villages  Economic Times1 week ago
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