‘Railways to provide free WiFi services across 7,000 stations’

Bengaluru: Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday announced that railway will provide free WiFi service r 7,000 railway stations in next one year.
He said that his aim is to provide free WiFi services over 7,000 railway stations in next one year. According to the Railway Minister the free WiFi service will not only benefit the passengers, who use it but also to the people, who live nearby to railway stations.
The free WiFi service will help them to connect to the world.
Speaking at an event here, the Union Minister said, “I am looking at how we can make an old organisation like the Railways think contemporary, think modern and connect with the world of tomorrow.”
He further hailed Bengaluru saying it excels in being the catalyst of technology.
“I want WiFi to be available to the poor of India so that they can connect with rest of the world,” Goyal said.