Tuesday, 13 October 2015
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  • List of the 3232 Active Gram Panchayats as on 12.10.2015 under NOFN has been uploaded on BBNL website. The list can be seen by clicking the link 'Active GPs' on the home page of www.bbnl.nic.in.  

Company Profile

Bharat Braodband Network Limited (BBNL) is a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV), set up by the Government of India under the Administrative Ministry of Communication & IT, Department of Telecommunications for the establishmnent, management and operation of National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN). BBNL has been incorporated on 25-02-2012 as a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) / Company under the Companies Act, 1956 having Corporate Identity No: U64100DL2012GOI232070 with an Authorised Share Capital of Rs. 1000 Cr. The paid up capital of the Company is Rs. Sixty Crores and Thirty.


The company has been granted National Long Distance Operating (NLDO) license by DOT to w.e.f. 01.04.2013.


BBNL has been granted ISP Category "A" License ( All India) from DoT on 29th December 2014.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: What is the National Optical Fibre Network? Ans: This is part of the Digital India initiative of the Government of India. NOFN is envisaged as a non-discriminatory Telecom infrastructure which will bridge the gap in rural access.... Read more
Q2: What is digital India? Ans: Digital India is an initiative of the Government of India to integrate the government departments and the people of India to ensure effective governance... Read more
Q3: What are the major highlights of National Optical Fiber Project (NOFN)? Ans: The major highlights are ... Read more
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