Railtel, Google now offering free WiFi in 9 more railway stations in India

Railtel, the Indian Railways’ arm that gives net services as RailWire, along side Google today introduced the launch of unfastened excessive-speed public WiFi service at 9 new railway stations. After the first release at Mumbai significant, beginning today customers in Pune, Bhubaneshwar, Bhopal, Ranchi, Raipur, Vijayawada, Kacheguda (Hyderabad), Ernakulum Jn (Kochi) and Vishakhapatnam could be able to get right of entry to the network the usage of their smartphones without cost.
With these launches, Google has now rolled out public WiFi carrier across ten key railways stations, allowing get entry to to over 1.5 million Indians each day. The provider could be formally inaugurated through Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu soon.
The carrier constructed over the fiber network of Raitel is designed to offer high speed broadband revel in to customers. vacationers passing through those stations will now be capable of effortlessly movement a high definition video even as they may be ready, research their destination, down load a e book or a new sport for his or her adventure,” Google said in a press launch.
Google additionally promised to expand its public WiFi community together with Indian Railways and Railtel to a hundred stations in India by way of the cease of this year that is anticipated to cover 10 million Indians. The venture could be sooner or later rolled out to cowl 400 educate stations across India.