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Blog Entry# 1834057
Posted: May 05 2016 (20:59)

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May 05 2016 (19:20)   Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways launches “High Speed Wi-Fi” facility at Kacheguda and Vijayawada Railway Stations

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Marking the fulfillment of a budget promise to provide Wi-Fi facility at railway stations and implement the Prime Minister’s Digital India Programme, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways launched “High Speed Wi-Fi” facility at Kacheguda and Vijayawada Railway stations o­n SCR through Remote Video Link from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi today i.e., 5th May, 2016. This launch marks another step forward by Indian Railways in its mission to achieve Digital Rail – Digital India. Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment and Shri A.K.Mital, Chairman Railway Board were amongst those present at the function at New Delhi.
Speaking o­n the occasion before formally launching the Wi-Fi facility, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu stated that digitalization
and technology is o­ne of the prime requirements of any country or organization to ensure progress. The Wi-Fi facility launched today at will enable thousands of passengers commuting through these stations to enjoy high speed Wi-Fi service. The Hon’ble Minister of Railways further said that affordable smartphones have made it possible for the common man to experience the power of Internet and thus users will be able to easily stream a high definition video while they’re waiting, search their destination, download a book or a new game to enjoy the journey, thereby taking passenger facilities a notch higher o­n Indian Railways. The Railway is soon going to launch Wi-Fi at 14 more stations & will cover 100 stations by the end of this year, the Minister informed.
Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment who participated in the programme at Rail Bhavan, New Delhi appreciated the efforts of Indian Railways for providing state of the art facilities for the convenience and comfort of rail travelers.
At the function held simultaneously at Kacheguda Railway Station, Shri Naini Narsimha Reddy, Hon’ble Minister for Home, Prisons, Fire Services, Sainik Welfare, Labour & Employment, Govt. of Telangana, Shri Bonthu Rammohan, Hon’ble Mayor, Hyderabad and Shri G. Kishan Reddy, Hon’ble Member of Legislative Assembly, Amberpet were the distinguished Guests of Honour and spoke o­n the IT related initiatives being taken up for development of Hyderabad as amongst the top IT hubs in the country. The launch of High Speed Wi-Fi facility at Kacheguda and up gradation of Wi-Fi facility at Secunderabad railway station to high speed very soon by SCR, will add to the stature of the city, they opined.
Earlier, Shri A.K. Gupta, Additional General Manager, welcomed the gathering at Kacheguda and detailed o­n the commissioning of high speed wifi facility. He stated that users can access Wi-Fi o­n all the platforms of Kacheguda Railway station including concourse area free of charge through strategically commissioned 27 Wireless Access Points & 12 Access Switches at this station.
Shri Ashesh Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division were amongst the officials present.

May 05 2016 (20:59)
nasik to pune k sapne kb pure honge   257 blog posts   1308 correct pred (63% accurate)
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May 05 2016 (21:00)
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its smart phone era so nothing is new here
development will be automatic

May 05 2016 (22:25)
Amey Ambre~   1236 blog posts   1224 correct pred (73% accurate)
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Surely !! He is The "Real Prabhu" Of Indian Railways.

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