ITI Selected As Project Implementation Agency For MahaNet-I (BharatNet Phase II)
ITI Limited has received Letter of Intent (LoI) for the selection as the Project Implementation Agency (PIA) for MahaNet-I (BharatNet Phase II) in Maharashtra for two packages, A and C, issued by Maharashtra Information Technology Corporation Limited worth INR 26580 million.
As part of BharatNet Phase II, MahaNet aims to digitally connect nearly 13,000 Gram Panchayats to Blocks through the underground/aerial optical fiber and extend Broadband connectivity using IP-MPLS technology-based products and extend broadband to local populace through wi-fi hotspots, according to a release here on Saturday.
As per the order ITI will be covering 18 districts, 110 talukas and 8695 Gram Panchayats. The works includes laying of Optical Fibre Cable (OFC underground and aerial) including site survey, planning, procurement, design, implementation network at talukas and GPs as well as Operations and Maintenance of the network. It also includes radio connectivity for Gram Panchayats that cannot be connected through fiber, implementation Of horizontal connectivity to government premises, schools and PHCs. Around 38,000 km fibre cable has to be laid, that includes underground and aerial fibre to connect Gram Panchayats with blocks, district centres and state headquarter.
- Issued By:MAHARASHTRA INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION LIMITED
- Bagged By:
- Region:Western India
- Industry:Electronic & Telecom Equipment
- Value:INR 26580 Million
- Published On:2018-08-28