High speed free Wi-fi facility at Raipur, Durg stations liked by passenger

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Nov 2017 10:19:11


Staff Reporter,


Passengers of Raipur and Durg railway station are happily using free wifi-facility started by railtel and Google. High speed internet facility is liked by the smart phone users.
The facility was started by the then Railway Minister through video conferencing on 5 May 2016 and on 22 April 2017.

Passengers traveling from Raipur and Durg railway station are using the useful facility round the clock. Railway sources informed that in order to provided easy access to the passengers, total of 49 access points are installed at Raipur. At Durg station 24 access points are made available.

As a result the passengers get access to free high speed wifi at all platform, waiting rooms, ticket counter, reservation counters, dormitories and other places. At present internet band switch of capacity 1 GBPS is available round the clock.
It is because of the free wifi facility passengers are able to access to internet facility through smart phones. Display LED boards are also placed at access points. Railway officials informed that soon the facility will be made available at Champa, Raigarh, Rajnandgaon, Bhilai Power House railway station.

The facilities are made available through free registration of mobile number and through four digit password passenger can access to the service.