There are widespread complaints that mobile coverage is poor in the area and the children in the settlements are attending online classes by scaling trees or sitting in tree-huts.
A survey found that on average, adults in India spend 4.4 hours a day in front of screens, outside of work or educational time.
Even domestic players have risen up to the occasion and are now actively pursuing tie ups along with growing their technical prowess.
Soon after Usha tweeted, calls were made from the Ministry of Communications and the CMD of BSNL, and the issue was fixed.
The Ministry of Science and Technology said the wireless product could enable telecom operators to deploy high-speed rural telecom infrastructure at a lower cost.
Mobile telephony and Internet services were suspended on August 5, 2019 when Article 370 was abrogated and the state bifurcated and downgraded to a Union Territory.
On January 26, after the violent clashes in several parts of Delhi, the Internet services were temporarily suspended in several areas as a precautionary measure.
There is uncertainty over the laying of cables in stretches of railway lines, bridges and national highways. These problem areas add up to 70 km.
The public WiFi Access Network Interface will be known as PM-WANI, and it promises to unleash a massive WiFi revolution in the country.
More than 1,200 Google employees have signed on to an open letter calling the incident unprecedented research censorship and faulting the company for racism and defensiveness.