‘Wifi hotspots have potential to generate 2-3 cr jobs this year'
Millennium Post Delhi|January 23, 2022
‘Over 56,000 wifihotspots have been deployed across country till date’

NEW DELHI: Setting up of 1 crore public wifi hotspots across the country by this year as envisaged under the present telecom policy has the potential to create 2-3 crore job opportunities, a senior government official said on Saturday.

Telecom Secretary K Rajaraman while speaking at Broadband India Forum (BIF) event called upon wifi equipment makers to lower the cost of their products for the expansion of Prime Minister’s Wi-Fi Access Network Interface (PM-WANI) scheme which aims to set up wi-fi hotspots across the country.

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