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.
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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.
During the event, Ramana pointed out that the issue of connectivity was brought up during a recent conference with HC Chief Justices.
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The problem started when the online distribution of ration was made mandatory even in the areas where there is no internet connection.