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Wi Fi kiosks at 500 remote railway stations to provide online services

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  • Date Added: Jan 31, 2020
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Case Study

LIVEMINT/PTI MAR-2017 iming to provide connectivity in remote areas, Indian Railways will set up Wi-Fi hotspot kiosks at about 500 stations and help people access an array of online services, including various government schemes. Christened as Railwire Saathi, the Wi-Fi kiosks will function like a PCO for Digital India and enable people to use services like e-commerce, online banking, offer them access to open school/university and insurance schemes, e-ticketing for train and bus services among others.