Uttarakhand CM launches free Wi-Fi service for govt colleges, universities – education
Uttarakhand Prime Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat launched free high-speed WiFi service to all government colleges and universities in the state on Sunday.
He launched the service at a university in his Doiwala constituency.
Rawat said that Uttarakhand is the first state in the country to provide free Internet to all government colleges and universities.
Internet connectivity in colleges and universities will play an important role in the education of students, he said.
Rawat said the move is a big step towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Digital India initiative and connects the old with the modern.