In all the major railway stations in the city like Hyderabad, Secunderabad, Kachiguda and also in Vijayawada railway stations, free WIFI services have been launched from Tuesday.
After launching WIFI services at Tank Bund, there is a positive response from the citizens towards the government. Many of them are availing this facility and found it useful. So, the officials have started implementing the same services in railway stations of the twin cities and also in Vijayawada.
To avail this facility at the Secunderabad railway station, the citizens should be close to the foot over bridge and through their mobile phones can connect to the WIFI called railway MTS.
Not only this, the officials are even planning to avail the WIFI facilities in various express and premier trains that travel through the Secunderabad railway station.
Along with these, the officials are further planning to introduce WIFI in more cities of both the Telugu states and regarding this, Gigabyte ethernet switch costing Rs.50 lakh would be arranged.
Till date, this facility is available only in Chennai, New Delhi and Bangalore railway stations,. By the end of this financial year, the south central railway zone is planning to introduce WIFI services in 74 other railway stations.