- Tripura will be gateway for reliable and super-fast Internet facility as Bangladesh government has agreed to allow India to use unspent bandwidth in the neighbouring country’s Cox Bazar.
The BSNL has taken initiative to implement the ambitious plan at the earliest.
- The BSNL will have to pay Rs 7.2 crore annually to Bangladesh for using submarine cable laid at Cox Bazar.
- The proposed OFC network connecting Agartala with Cox Bazar would be completed by next three to four months.
- BSNL had planned to use transmission line of Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) to provide a better telecom service.
To strengthen Broadband service, a new plan-hotspot had already been introduced and as many as 173 hotspots would be installed in the NE(circle of BSNL) to provide service to subscribers.
Source:The Economic Times