Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced BSNL’s free Wi-Fi service in Varanasi and promised a project worth over Rs.100 crores to boost Internet connectivity in the district on Sunday.
Minister of Communications and IT Services, Ravi Shankar Prasad, inaugurated Wi-fi hotspot zone created by BSNL at Dashashwamedh Ghat & Shitala Ghats of Varanasi today,” BSNL said in a statement.
The company would be providing free Wi-Fi services, for 30 minutes per 24 hours, that visitors can utilise in multiple sessions.
After the free usage limit of 30 minutes is exhausted, a customer can continue using the service on a paid basis, for which subscription plans are available in the denomination of Rs. 20, Rs. 30, Rs. 50 and Rs. 70 for validity of 30 minutes, 60 minutes, 120 minutes and one day, respectively.