Friday, 29 August 2014

About BBNL

Bharat Broadband Network Limited is a Special Purpose Vehicle set up under Companies Act by Government of India with an authorized capital of Rs. 1000 Cr. It has been mandated to create the National Optical Fiber Network (NOFN) in India.

 

A total of around 2,50,000 Gram Panchayats spread over 6,600 Blocks and 641 Districts are to be covered by laying incremental fiber. The timeline for this ambitious project is two years. The project cost is estimated to be about 20,000 Cr which will be funded by the USO fund.

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
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