USF Approves Rural Telephony Project for Kalat

The Universal Service Fund (USF’s) board of directors (BoDs) on Monday y endorsed country telephony and e-services venture for district Kalat, incorporating it to the Pakistan Telecommunication Mobile Limited (PTML). USF approves rural telephony project for Kalat.

The undertaking has an appropriation estimation of Rs 2.184 billion, profiting an un-served populace of around 145,632, covering 513 un-served Mauzas and an un-served territory of 12,435 sq kms.

USF approves rural telephony project for Kalat District in a meeting on Monday

IT and Telecom Minister Anusha Rahman led the USF’s 42nd BoD meeting, which was met in the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecom, Islamabad.

Many other important personalities attended the event some of them which are worth mentioning are IT Secretary Azmat Ali Ranjha, Telecom part Mudassar Hussain, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Chairman Dr Syed Ismail Shah, Mobilink, Chief Executive officer (CEO) Mobilink Jeffrey Hedberg and USF CEO Faisal Sattar were eminent personalities who attended the meeting.

USF likewise gave a point by point presentation to the BoD on the Telecentres Project, which is intended to encourage the nearby group with condition of workmanship, Computers other equipment and broadband facilities. The BoD exhorted the USF administration to facilitate the usage and foundation of world-wide telecenters.

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