Optical Fibre Cable

India to have 600 mn broadband connections by 2020: Minister

There were 422.19 million broadband subscribers and the internet penetration (internet subscriber per 100 populations) was 32.86 per cent in the country as on March 31, 2017, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha informed Parliament on Friday.

Jul 28, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

All gram panchayats to be connected through OFC by 2018: Governmnet

All Gram Panchayats in the country will be connected through Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) to set up a network infrastructure by December 2018 under the government's Digital India Programme, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 14:11 PM IST

9 states, 1 UT sign pact for optical fibre-powered Internet

Nine states and one union territory Friday signed tripartite agreements with the Centre and Bharat Broadband Network to lay optical fibre network for providing broadband services at gram panchayat level.

Apr 12, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

BSNL to spend Rs 8-cr on OFC in Indore's 335 gram-panchayats

BSNL is all set to spend Rs 8 crore on the expansion of Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) network in 335 gram-panchayats of Indore division covering 1600 km in near future.

Jan 16, 2013, 10:09 AM IST