Thursday, 24 April 2014
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  • BBNL extends free bandwidth till 31st March 2014 for testing of B2C Services.

NOFN Pilot Project Arian Block, Ajmer DistrictNOFN Pilot Project
Arian Block, Ajmer District


Optical Fiber Cable laying under progress ...   Read more

NOFN Pilot Project Paravada Block, Visakhapatnam DistrictNOFN Pilot Project
Paravada Block, Visakhapatnam District


Gigabit Ethernet Passive Optical Network (GPON) equipment being installed and tested ...   Read more

NOFN Pilot Project Panisagar Block, North Tripura DistrictNOFN Pilot Project
Panisagar Block, North Tripura District


Gigabit Ethernet Passive Optical Network (GPON) equipment being installed and tested ...   Read more

Laid and Proposed of cable MAP at Arian Panchayat Villages (Section Sarwar)Laid and Proposed of cable MAP at Arian Panchayat Villages (Section Sarwar)


Laid and Proposed of cable MAP at Arian Panchayat.   Read more

Route map of Paravada Block for Connecting Its PanchayatsRoute map of Paravada Block for Connecting Its Panchayats


Laid and Proposed of cable MAP at Paravada Block..   Read more

Route Map of Panisagar Block for Connecting Its PanchayatsRoute Map of Panisagar Block for Connecting Its Panchayats


Laid and Proposed of cable MAP at Panisagar Block.   Read more

Organisations and Agencies Supporting NOFN

 

DOT: Monitoring & guidance to the project.

 

USOF: The Funding Agency via Ministry of Finance under planned schemes.

 

HLC: High Level Committee members - Co-Chairman Shri Sam Pitroda, Advisor to Prime Minister on PIII, Co-Chairman Shri Nandan Nilekani, Chairman UIDAI, Secretaries - DoT, DIT, Member Finance DoT, CMD BSNL, ED CDOT.

 

TAC: Technical Advisory Committee under the chairmanship of Prof. S. V. Raghavan Scientific Secretary, Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India, CDOT, BSNL, Railtel, Powergrid, USOF, NIC, TCIL.

 

Advisory Body: MOC & IT, Shri Sam Pitroda, Dr. R Chidambaram, Shri Nandan Nilekani, Secretaries - DoT, DIT, Planning Commission, Health, Rural Development, Panchayati Raj DG NIC, USOF, and industries. etc.

 

BSNL, Railtel, Powergrid: As executing arm they will lay the OFC and lease the existing resources to NOFN/BBNL.

Signing of MOU between USOF and BBNL event was held on 25th February 2014 Signing of MOU between USOF and BBNL event was held on 25th February 2014   Read more
BBNL celebrated its 2nd Foundation Day on 25th February 2014 BBNL celebrated its 2nd Foundation Day on 25th February 2014   Read more
Signing of Tripartite MoU on Right of Way event was held on 12th April, 2013 Signing of Tripartite MoU on Right of Way event was held on 12th April, 2013   Read more
BBNL celebrated its 2nd Foundation Day on 25th February 2014 BBNL celebrated its 2nd Foundation Day on 25th February 2014
Signing of MOU between USOF and BBNL event was held on 25th February 2014 Signing of MOU between USOF and BBNL event was held on 25th February 2014
Signing of MOU with NBCC for NOFN NOC event was held on 14th, Feb, 2014. Signing of MOU with NBCC for NOFN NOC event was held on 14th, Feb, 2014.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: What is the National Optical Fibre Network? Government of India has approved on 25-10-2011 the setting up of National Optical Fiber Network (NOFN) to provide connectivity to all the 2,50,000 Gram Panchayats(GPs)... Read more
Q2: What is BBNL? Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL), is a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV), set up by the Government of India for the Establishment, Management and... Read more
Q3: What benefit will I get from NOFN? NOFN has the potential to transform many aspects of our lives including video, data, internet, telephone services in areas such as education, business, entertainment... Read more
  • Department of Telecommunications
  • Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
  • RailTel Corporation of India Ltd.
  • National Informatics Centre
  • Centre for Development of Telematics, Telecom Technology Centre of Govt. of India
  • Telecommunications Consultants India Ltd.
  • Tenders India