Itanagar, May 17: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu recently took to Twitter to express his joy and celebrate the remarkable progress made in establishing a robust 4G network infrastructure in the state.
According to his tweet, four new 4G towers were successfully launched in just 17 days in May, further enhancing connectivity across Arunachal Pradesh.
In 17 days of May, four 4G Towers launched in Arunachal Pradesh.
In April 2023, 254 4G Mobile Towers providing services to 336 villages were dedicated to our State.
In 2022, 1683 remote villages were connected by the 4G network.
What a giant leap to establish connectivity in… pic.twitter.com/p8Mfcidfwp
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) May 17, 2023
The newly launched 4G towers are located in Tego-Gamlin in Yomcha Circle of West Siang District, remote Taliha in Upper Subansiri District, Supliang village in Anjaw District, and Kibithoo, known as the first village of India. These additions to the 4G network signify the state government’s commitment to ensuring comprehensive connectivity and bridging the digital divide.
This recent accomplishment follows another significant milestone achieved in April 2023 when a total of 254 4G mobile towers were dedicated to the state, covering a wide range of 336 villages. This expansion of the 4G network has brought high-speed internet services to previously underserved areas, empowering the residents and providing them with access to numerous opportunities.
The commendable progress made in establishing connectivity in Arunachal Pradesh is a testament to the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the guidance of Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw. Their steadfast commitment to expanding digital infrastructure in both border areas and across the entire state has played a vital role in improving the lives of the people of Arunachal Pradesh.
On the occasion of World Telecommunication Day, CM Pema Khandu extended his heartfelt appreciation to the dedicated engineers and workers who have been laboring tirelessly in challenging terrains and adverse weather conditions to bring digital connectivity to the state.
Their unwavering dedication and hard work have not only connected remote villages but have also opened up a world of opportunities for the residents, allowing them to stay connected with their loved ones and access valuable information and services.
The establishment of a reliable 4G network in Arunachal Pradesh signifies a significant leap forward in the state’s development journey. It has empowered the residents and facilitated advancements in various sectors such as education, healthcare, e-commerce, and entrepreneurship. Additionally, the improved connectivity has brought Arunachal Pradesh closer to the rest of the country and the world, fostering socio-economic growth and development.
Looking ahead, it is anticipated that further initiatives will be undertaken to enhance connectivity and bridge any remaining gaps in Arunachal Pradesh. The government’s unwavering focus on digital infrastructure, coupled with the dedication of the workforce involved in its implementation, promises a brighter future for the state. By harnessing the power of technology as a catalyst for inclusive growth and prosperity, Arunachal Pradesh is paving the way for other regions and states striving for comprehensive connectivity.
The remarkable strides made in establishing the 4G network in Arunachal Pradesh serve as an inspiration to others, demonstrating the transformative impact of technology in even the most remote and challenging terrains. By fostering a more connected and empowered society, Arunachal Pradesh is creating a platform for its residents to thrive and succeed in the digital age.