Internet connectivity

IT Ministry sets up task force to boost internet connectivity in Karnataka districts

During the recent six district Jan Ashirwad Yatra by Union Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar, there were numerous requests to improve speed and access of internet connectivity in each district.

published on : 8th September 2021

Digital disconnect keeps tribal students out in Kerala

Unable to follow online classes due to several reasons, 30% of tribal kids dropped out in past one year, say activists 

published on : 14th July 2021

Of 1,035 tribal areas in Kerala, only 598 have good internet access

Though the government had held talks with telecom service providers, none of them had plans to provide connectivity in 144 locations and improve quality of coverage in 217 locations. 

published on : 14th July 2021

Boost internet connectivity for rural lawyers, CJI NV Ramana asks government

During the event, Ramana pointed out that the issue of connectivity was brought up during a recent conference with HC Chief Justices.

published on : 27th June 2021

Walk for 8 km and then climb a hillock: These Jharkhand villagers' only way to access internet for ration

The problem started when the online distribution of ration was made mandatory even in the areas where there is no internet connection. 

published on : 19th June 2021