Kickstarted by our Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Bihar, the Ghar Tak Fibre scheme is an optical fibre internet service. This scheme and the services assured will be executed with the combined efforts of both the Central government as well as the Common Service Centre. Targeted to be executed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme will be connecting 45,945 villages in the state, making Bihar a digital face of the nation.
Commencing on March 31, 2021, the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme is pre-prepared to provide broadband services in all the remote and rural areas of the state. Launched by the Central government in September 2021, the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme is a well-structured yojana focusing on connecting all the villages of Bihar to the state.
Introduced in Bihar, the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme is a purposive yojana launched to connect all the rural areas and urban areas of Bihar to the state.
Not only does this yojana aim at connecting 45,945 villages to the state, but it also intends to:-
Let us now go through the highlights of the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme:-
The Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme has been formulated with the motive of targeting the following:-
Following are the key features of the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme:-
The vision of this scheme focuses on providing high internet connectivity service to the people of rural areas of Bihar in the following ways:-
Mentioned below are the challenges faced under BharatNet yojana:-
This scheme has been segregated into two phases:-
Phase I and Phase II
Other challenges faced under this scheme are:-
In the year 2011, a scheme with the name National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) was launched. But, in the later run, it was renamed as BharatNet project in 2015. In the existing situation, the status of 3,591-gram panchayats which fall under phase-I of the scheme is non-operational. However, the status of the remaining 200 is debatable.
Given below points is the layout of the strategy used by the government and other officials to make the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme successful:-
A target of connecting 1 lakh villages in 1, 0000 days through optical fibre has been set.
Under this scheme, implementation of 1 Wi-Fi and 5 free of cost connections would be granted to the following government institutions:-
Listed below are the benefits offered under the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme:-
This scheme will help all the people living in the rural and remote areas of Bihar in the following ways:-
The farmers would also be benefited as they would be able to:-
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Launched by the central government, the Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme is a thoughtful initiative taken for the development of the backward and rural areas of Bihar. It is a scheme under which broadband services will be provided to remote villages of the state. The idea is to connect the villages with the state to achieve digitalization. The scheme will be jointly implemented by the Central Government, Department of Telecom (DoT), Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, and Common Service Centres (CSC). Implementation of this scheme will create employment opportunities in rural areas.