Shri Bhagwanth Khuba, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, Bidar dedicated free High Speed Wi-Fi facility provided at Six Railway Stations viz., Bidar Khanapur, Kamalnagar, Halbarga, Bhalki and Kalgupur stations on Secunderabad Division today i.e., 28th January, 2019 at a function held at Bidar Railway Station. Smt. Shalini Raju, Hon’ble President, Municipal Corporation, Bidar; Shri D.A. Subramanyam, Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Divison; several public representatives and railway officials were present on the occasion.
As part of Digital India Initiative of Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister for promoting digital initiatives on Pan India level, Indian Railways is providing free Wi-Fi facility at all important railway stations.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Bhagwanth Khuba expressed happiness on the facility of free Wi-Fi services at these six railway stations which would be very much useful and beneficial to the rail users.
Wi-Fi services to passengers are being provided under ‘Rail wire’, the retail broadband distribution model of RailTel. The Wi-Fi facility for the visitors and rail users of Bidar, Khanapur, Kamalnagar, Halbarga, Bhalki and Kalgupur stations has been commissioned by RailTel for provision high speed, world class internet experience to the passengers. The service built over the fiber network for RailTel is designed to offer high speed broadband like experience to the users. Travelers passing through these stations also will now be able to easily stream a video, download a book or a new game for their journey.