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Railways commissions Wi-Fi at 6,000 Railway stations in five years

Railways has commissioned Wi-Fi at six thousand Railway stations in five years.

Railway Ministry said, Indian Railways continues to contribute to Digital India initiative and connect different parts of the country with high speed Wi-Fi facility.

This will bridge the digital divide between the rural and urban citizens thereby increasing the digital footprint in the rural villages and also enhance the user experience.

With the commissioning of Wi-Fi at Hazaribagh Railway station in Jharkhand on Saturday, Indian Railways commissioned Wi-Fi at six thousand Railway stations.

The Ministry said, Railways have started its Journey by providing Wi-Fi facility at 1st Railway station Mumbai in January 2016.

This facility was provided with the help of RailTel, a Public Sector Undertakings under Ministry of Railways.

 

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