Vihaan Networks Limited Bagged North East Connectivity Project Of BSNL
Emerging as the lowest bidder in the tender opened for the first phase of the project by BSNL, VNL will get
This project is part of the Rs. 5,3361.80 million worth Comprehensive Telecom Development Plan for the North-Eastern Region (NER) comprising 8 states which was approved by the Union Cabinet in September 2014. The project envisages providing mobile coverage in 8,621 unconnected villages and seamless coverage along National Highways in the North-East region through 6,673 towers and will be funded from the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF).
VNL, India’s leading telecommunication enabler with recognized expertise in indigenously developing end-to-end telecom infrastructure products and
Under the Phase-I of the project, which is to be executed by state owned operator BSNL, 2817 sites are to be installed to cover 4118 remotely located villages and tough terrains in Arunachal Pradesh and two districts of Assam. Projects are to be executed solely through indigenous technology. As per the project condition, the lowest bidder, Vihaan Networks (VNL) in this case, will get to roll out around 1,893 mobile towers in Arunachal Pradesh.
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- Region:Eastern India
- State:Arunachal Pradesh
- Industry:ICT Service
- Value:INR 16480 Million
- Published On:2017-04-26