Cuttack: Free Wi-Fi for all at the Cuttack railway station was inaugurated by local MP and Railway Convention Committee Chairperson Bhartruhari Mahtab on Tuesday in the presence of Divisional Railway Manager, Khurda Road Devraj Panda.
As part of an ambitious project towards the Digital India initiative by the Indian Railways, provision of Wi-Fi services at the station would now gain the distinguished status of having high-speed internet facility in the country for its passengers.
Designed to offer users the best Internet experience, RailWire Wi-Fi will be available to any user who has a working mobile connection on a smart phone or on any laptop device. This is all part of the East Coast Railway’s continuing endeavours to provide more and better comforts to its passengers.
ECoR General Manager Umesh Singh had, during his visit to the Cuttack station, announced that Wi-Fi service would be enabled at the station any time near Puja festival. In view of this, experimental service of Wi-fi at the station was started during the Puja festival.
ECoR Senior Divisional Commercial Manager HL Luwang coordinated the programme. Senior railway officials from the ECoR headquarters and the Khurda Road Division were present on the occasion.