Prime Minister Narendra Modi as we speak devoted to the nation by way of video conferencing the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair, which “will allow supply of sooner and extra dependable cellular and landline telecom providers to Andaman & Nicobar Islands, at par with different components of India,” stated an official assertion.
“Enhanced telecom and Broadband connectivity will increase tourism and employment technology within the Islands, give an impetus to the economic system and lift requirements of residing. Higher connectivity will even facilitate supply of e-Governance providers resembling telemedicine and tele-education,” learn a press release on PM Modi’s web site.
“Inauguration of the submarine Optical Fibre Cable in Andaman and Nicobar Islands ensures: Excessive-speed broadband connectivity. Quick and dependable cellular and landline telecom providers. Large increase to the native economic system. Supply of e-governance, telemedicine and tele-education,” PM Modi tweeted this morning.