PM Modi to dispatch submarine link network for Andaman and Nicobar
PM Narendra Modi will initiate the submarine Optical Fiber Cable (OFC) associating Chennai and Port Blair on August 10,
by means of video conferencing, an official discharge said on Friday. The submarine link will likewise associate Port Blair to Swaraj Dweep (Havelock), Little Andaman, Car Nicobar, Kamorta, Great Nicobar, Long Island, and Rangat.
The new system will empower conveyance of quicker and more dependable versatile and landline telecom administrations to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, at standard with different pieces of the nation. The establishment stone for this task was laid by the Prime Minister on December 30, 2018 at Port Blair.
The submarine optical fiber link connection will convey data transmission of 2 x 200 Gigabits for every second (Gbps) among Chennai and Port Blair, and 2 x 100 Gbps between Port Blair and different islands. "The arrangement of dependable, hearty, and rapid telecom and broadband offices in these islands will be a milestone accomplishment from the perspective of purchasers, just as for key and administration reasons," the announcement read.
In the islands, 4G portable administrations, which were upset because of constrained data transmission gave by means of satellite, will likewise observe significant improvement.