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‘BSNL Is Dying Because of NOFN’ – Association Writes to Secretary, Minister

‘BSNL Is Dying Because of NOFN’ – Association Writes to Secretary, Minister

January 2, 2018 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

SNEA, an association of executives of BSNL, has written a letter to the telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan saying the state run operator is dying because of excessive work allotted to it from BBNL – the organisation responsible for rolling out BharatNet or the erstwhile NOFN. The letter, also marked toRead More

BSNL To Provide BharatNet Broadband To Rural Post Offices

BSNL To Provide BharatNet Broadband To Rural Post Offices

April 28, 2017 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

State run telecom operator BSNL will offer high speed broadband services to post offices in rural areas using BharatNet, telecom minister Manoj Sinha said today. All three parties – BSNL, Department of Posts and BBNL – have signed a tripartite agreement to make this happen. The MoU signed under theRead More

NOFN changes track, to benefit all

NOFN changes track, to benefit all

January 19, 2015 at 11:47 am 0 comments

It is expected that by December, 2015 NOFN (national optical fiber network) will complete 50,000 gram panchayats but further rollout of gram panchayats will depend on high level committee’s report. The committee will look into NOFN project and its utility by all stakeholders be it telcos, ISPs, cable TV operators,Read More

Aruna S, administrator, USOF

Kerala and Karnataka to complete NOFN by March, 2015

January 19, 2015 at 7:59 am 0 comments

Gram panchayats of Kerala and Karnataka will complete NOFN (national optical fiber network) connectivity by March 2015. “By March, 2015 all gram panchayats (GP) of Kerala will be fully connected to NOFN network as volume of work is less in Kerala,” said Aruna Sundararajan, administrator, USOF speaking at 9th IndiaRead More

TSSC signs MoU with BBNL

TSSC signs MoU with BBNL

June 27, 2014 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bharat Broadband Nigam Limited (BBNL) for Skill development in the telecom sector. The MoU was signed by Ravi Shanker, managing director, BBNL and Lt Gen Dr SP Kochhar, CEO, TSSC. The MoU was signed in the presenceRead More

Why NOFN Project Failed To Take Off?

Why NOFN Project Failed To Take Off?

May 24, 2014 at 11:59 am 0 comments

The UPA 2 government had a big ambition of connecting 250,000 gram panchayats in their five year tenure. On 25th October, 2011, the government of India approved setting up of NOFN (national optical fiber network) to provide connectivity to all 250,000 gram panchayats in the country by ensuring broadband connectivityRead More

BBNL to buy 10,000 GPON OLT for NOFN

BBNL to buy 10,000 GPON OLT for NOFN

August 6, 2013 at 4:59 pm 0 comments

Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL), a special purpose vehicle (SPV) set up by the government of India for the establishment, management and operation of NOFN (National optical fiber network) has come out with a tender to buy 10,000 GPON OLT. BBNL has floated a turnkey project for supply, installation, commissioning,Read More